Canadian Firefighter Magazine

Rescue of woman by Vernon Fire Department turned into historic painting

By Jenna Kiesman, Castanet   

Headlines News firefighters historic painting rescue

May 21, 2023, Vernon, B.C. – The date was April 22, 1960. The fire began late on a Friday evening, around 11 p.m., when the flames were first spotted inside the Bagnall Building. Black smoke swept through the offices of Interior Appliafnces, located on 32nd Avenue in downtown Vernon, and then rose to the suites above. Castanet reports. | READ MORE

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