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Funeral of Fireman Eric Bright, November 1943

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Record ID
7-A9702

Photographer
Unknown Unknown
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Date
November 1943

Date Period
1920-1929

Subjects
Auckland, Funerals, Firemen, Auckland Fire Brigade, Fire engines, Flags, Bright, Eric, Flowers, Pelham, Sid, Waikumete, Auckland Metropolitan Fire BoardAucklandFuneralsFiremenAuckland Fire BrigadeFire enginesFlagsBright, EricFlowersPelham, SidWaikumeteAuckland Metropolitan Fire Board
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Original Format
Film negative

Classification No.
363.3

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Description
Showing the funeral procession of Fireman Eric Bright of the Auckland Metropolitan Fire Board, killed on duty at the Trocus (ship) fire climbing Waikumete Hill. The cortege is headed by a 1929 Halley Simonis hose reel fire tender bearing the flag-draped coffin and with Sid Pelham on the rear step. A 1936 Dennis pump and 1941 Leyland pump follow.