These firefighters are members of the Supernumerary Firefighting force. Supernumerary is defined as “present in excess of the normal or requisite number.” Apparently, they were not paid, did not work but were eligible to be hired full time sometime down the road.
By Philip Hayes|2021-05-07T21:14:36-05:00May 7, 2021|Categories: 1900's, 1970-1979, Portraits, Timeline|Comments Off on 1975-04: Supernumerary Firefighters
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