Sunday, March 8, 2020

Firefighters 1910

This photo was taken in 1910. Click on the image to make it larger.

A 1910 group photo of the firefighters lining up on Columbia Street. Among the firemen in the picture are Chief Henry Ostendorf, Wallace Poole, Leon Hebert Sr., Johnny Cotton, Emile Beaucoudray, Ernest Jones, Jack Pechon, Ike Herbie, Frank Patecek Sr., and Auguste Vergez. The "Friends In Need Covington Volunteer Fire Department" was organized on October 21, 1908.