These incidents occurred in Reading,Pa. during March....

----030205: At 1921 hours box 35, 5th & Elm streets, AOF 411 Walnut street. 3 story occupied EOR dwelling, fire @ 2nd floor balcony with extension to the roof. Under control time was 1940. Companies assigned: E1,13,5,L1,T1,R1,M1,C-4 & 9,E11(safety Co.)
----030805: At 0944 hours box 74, Schuylkill Ave. & W.Greenwich St., AOF 610 Schuylkill Avenue. 3 story vacant MOR dwelling,fire 1st floor. Under control time was 0956. Companies assigned: E1,13,9,L1,T1,R1,M3,C-4 & 9,E5(safety Co.)
----031305: At 2025 hours box 76, Front St. & M.L.K.jr Blvd (aka Buttonwood street), AOF 449 Pear street. 2&1/2 story vacant EOR dwelling, heavy fire 1st & 2nd floors rear. Special call for Tower 1 at 2042 with the fire placed under control at 2048 hours. Companies assigned: E3,11,1,L1,R1,M3,C-3 & 6,E13(safety Co.) Special Call: T1
----031405: At 1934 hours box 76, Front St. & M.L.K.jr Blvd., AOF 432 Pear street. 2&1/2 story vacant stand alone dwelling fully involved. Special called an additional engine at 1938 with the fire placed under control with master streams @ 2000 hours. Companies assigned: E3,1,5,L1,T1,R1,M2,C-4 & 9,E9(safety Co.)
----031605: At 0325 hours box 812, McKnight & W.Douglass streets, AOF rear of 818 N.Front street. Fully involved auto & 1&1/2 story frame garage with extension to exposures 1, a 1 story row of garages across an alley and exposure 3, a 2 story 20x30 apartment above a garage. Special call an additional engine and ladder @ 0328 with the fire placed under control at 0353 hours. Companies assigned: E3,1,5,L3,R1,M4,C-4 & 9,E13(safety Co.) Special call: E11,L1.*-(this was the 3rd arson fire involving abandoned vehicles in E11's local over a 1 hour period of time and within a few blocks of each other,which destroyed 6 vehicles and the garage.)
----031705: At 1423 hours box 231, 16th St. & Perkiomen Ave., AOF 1537 Perkiomen Avenue. 2 story occupied duplex multiple dwelling, heavy fire showing 1st floor. Under Control time was 1447 hours with 1 firefighter treated for minor burns. Companies assigned: E13,5,1,T1,R1,M3,C-3 & 6,E3(safety Co.)
----SAME DATE,SAME BUILDING: At 1801 hours box 231, 16th St. & Perkiomen Ave., AOF 1537 Perkiomen Avenue. Same building with fire now on the 2nd floor. Under Control time was 1821. Companies assigned: E13,5,1,T1,R1,M4,C-5 & 7,E3(Safety Co.)
----032105: At 2159 hours box 67, 12th & Marion streets, AOF 1125 Marion street. 3 story vacant & perviously burned MOR dwelling, heavy fire 1st & 2nd floors with extension to exposures 2 & 4,(similar type attached). 2nd alarm transmitted at 2207 followed by the 3rd alarm at 2230 with the fire placed under control at 2346 hours. One firefighter treated for a leg injury. Companies assigned: 1st alarm: E12,1,13,L3,R1,M4,C-2 & 8,E3(safety Co.) 2nd alarm: E11,5,T1,M1,C-1,9 & 600. 3rd alarm: E8,14,L1,C-3,6 & 7.
----032905: At 2208 hours box 6, 12th & Greenwich streets, AOF 645 Locust street. 3 story vacant & previously burned MOR dwelling fully involved with extension to exposures 2 & 4(similar type attached occupied and vacant). 2nd alarm transmitted at 2218 with the fire placed under control at 2329 hours. Companies assigned: 1st alarm: E9,1,13,L3,R2,M2,C-5 & 7,E3(safety Co.) 2nd alarm: E11,5,14,T1,M1,C-1,3,6 & 600.
----033005: At 1343 hours box 523, 11th & Perry streets, AOF 1145 Perry street. 3 story occupied MOR dwelling, fire in the kitchen. Under control time was 1400 hours. Companies assigned: E9,11,1,L3,R2,M2,C-3 & 6,E13(safety Co.)

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