On the Job - Pennsylvania: Fire Strikes Downtown Gettysburg

Gary E. Frederick reports on an apartment building fire at which firefighters faced frigid temperatures hovering around 10 degrees and dangerously close exposures.


On Saturday, Jan. 31, 2004, with the temperature hovering around 10 degrees, the Adams County, PA, Emergency Communications Center received a call at 5:43 A.M. reporting a fire in an apartment building at 114 Chambersburg St. (U.S. Route 30) just west of the square in...


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Gary E. Frederick will present ?The 1904 Baltimore Fire? at Firehouse Expo 2004 in Baltimore, July 13-18.


Gary E. Frederick is retired assistant chief of the Baltimore City Fire Department, after 37 years service, and now serves as safety officer for the Gettysburg, PA, Fire Department.