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Lodi firefighters in 1936

The Lodi Fire Department personnel and volunteers posed for this official photograph in 1936 in front of the Main Street Fire Station. Lodi, at the time, had two fire stations. Back row, left to right: Matt Sherman, Gustave Hust, John Jacobsen, Jack Peters, Irwin Newcomb, Art Blewett, Albert Nuss, Wayne Wilson and Harold Dames. Second row from the top, left to right: Bob McLane Robert Channell, Kenneth McLane, Bert Wilson, Frank Buell, Jake Philippi and Louie Rinn. Third row, left to right: Matt Rodacker, Leonard Kolb, John Perrin, John Stirm, John Schaeffer, Jerry Hellwig and Earl May. Kneeling in front, left to right: Clifford Bull, Albert Peters, John Miller, William Moser, Fire Chief George Polenske, Jack Baker, David Mittlieder and Harold Diehl.

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