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Royal Oak in Oakland County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Royal Oak Volunteer Fire Department

 
 
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By Joel Seewald, November 28, 2020
1. Royal Oak Volunteer Fire Department Marker
Inscription.  
Organized February 13, 1913

Presidents
George J. Scott 1913-19
Mark Halsey 1920-21
J.F. Codling 1922
Wm. Sullivan 1923
Chas. E. Crampton 1924-26
George J. Scott 1927-30
J.L. Halsey 1932-32
Casper Schropf 1933-34
Robert McClure 1935-37
Bert Duquette 1938
Chas. McClure 1939-40
Ogle D. Scott 1941
Fred C. Brace 1942

 
Erected 1942.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Charity & Public Work.
 
Location. 42° 29.298′ N, 83° 8.565′ W. Marker is in Royal Oak, Michigan, in Oakland County. Marker is at the intersection of East Third Street and Williams Street, on the left when traveling east on East Third Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 203 South Troy Street, Royal Oak MI 48067, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Royal Oak Post Office Tragedy (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Baptist Church of Royal Oak (approx. ¼ mile away); Howard & Howard (approx. 0.3 miles away); Royal Oak Methodist Episcopal Church
Royal Oak Volunteer Fire Department Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, November 28, 2020
2. Royal Oak Volunteer Fire Department Marker
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Royal Oak Woman's Club (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Royal Oak (approx. 0.8 miles away); Detroit Zoological Park (approx. 0.9 miles away); Royal Oak Township Cemetery / Saint Mary Catholic Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Royal Oak.
 
Also see . . .  History. A history of the Royal Oak Fire Department, starting in 1908, on the department's website. (Submitted on December 1, 2020, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 1, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 1, 2020, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 38 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 1, 2020, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.
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