Engine Company No. 12

<?> - <1940>: 215 Belmont Avenue

<?> - Present: 360 Clinton Avenue

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1916 - A Man and a Horse

From Reports of City Officers of the City Of Newark NJ 1905: Engine placed in service September 1st, 1894. Combination Chemical Engine and Hose Wagon placed in service February 15, 1899. Engine is a third size double La France piston (three-horse hitch), with two-horse Champion Babcock Combination Chemical Engine and Hose Wagon, Single Tank 60 gallon, both in good condition. Engine and Wagon equipped with rubber tires.

From 1920 Board of Commissioner's Manual: Engine placed in service April 29th, 1905. Wagon placed in service February 15th, 1899. Engine is an extra second-sized Metropolitan equipped with White four-wheel tractor. La France 60 gallon tank Champion Babcock Combination Chemical Engine and Hose wagon. Both apparatus in good condition and equipped with rubber tires.

From 1921 Board of Commissioner's Manual: Engine placed in service April 29th, 1905. Wagon placed in service February 15th, 1899. Engine is an extra second-sized Metropolitan equipped with White four-wheel tractor. La France 60 gallon tank Champion Babcock Combination Chemical Engine and Hose wagon. Both apparatus in good condition and equipped with rubber tires.

Rosters

Job 1898 1899 1900 1902 1903
Captain Charles S. Macknett Charles S. Macknett Charles S. Macknett Paul J. Moore Paul J. Moore
Lieutenant     George W. Leffingwell George W. Leffingwell George W. Leffingwell
Engineer William F. Lines William F. Lines William F. Lines Charles C. Storch Charles C. Storch
Fireman John B. Walzer John B. Walzer John B. Walzer Henry Fischer Henry Fischer
Fireman August Zeitler August Zeitler August Zeitler John G. Rossbach John G. Rossbach
Fireman James T. Leonard James T. Leonard James T. Leonard Frederick Brander Frederick Brander
Fireman George McGuire Martin J. Keoppe Martin J. Keoppe Martin J. Keoppe Martin J. Keoppe
Fireman Patrick Mahon Patrick Mahon Patrick Mahon Charles J. Hamberger Jr. Charles J. Hamberger Jr.
Fireman H. Schweickhardt H. Schweickhardt H. Schweickhardt Herman Schweickhardt Herman Schweickhardt
Fireman William H. Clark William H. Clark     Frederick Brander

 

Job 1904 1905 1906 1908 1909
Captain Paul J. Moore John J. Towey John J. Towey Robert H. Park Lewis W. Smith
Lieutenant George W. Leffingwell George W. Leffingwell Emil Meyer Emil Meyer Emil Meyer
Engineer Charles C. Storch Charles C. Storch Charles C. Storch John G. Rossbach  
Fireman         John G. Rossbach
Fireman Herman Schweickhardt Peter J. McKiernan Theo F. Brown Thos. N. Gunning Thos. N. Gunning
Fireman Martin J. Keoppe Wm. A. Olvaney Wm. A. Olvaney Wm. A. Olvaney Wm. A. Olvaney
Fireman Henry Fischer Henry Fischer Henry Fischer Henry Fischer Henry Fischer
Fireman John G. Rossbach John G. Rossbach John G. Rossbach Henry O. Schoettly Henry O. Schoettly
Fireman Frederick Brander Frederick Brander Frederick Brander Daniel Cavanaugh Daniel Cavanaugh
Fireman Joseph L. Dougherty Joseph L. Dougherty Joseph L. Dougherty George Sinnott George Sinnott
Fireman John M. Stivers     Joseph Haefell Joseph Haefell
Fireman       Max Meyer Max Meyer

 

Job 1910 1911 1914 1915 1916
Captain Lewis W. Smith Lewis W. Smith Lewis W. Smith Lewis W. Smith William J. Fisher
Lieutenant Emil Meyer Emil Meyer Arthur W. Van Houten Arthur W. Van Houten Arthur W. Van Houten
Fireman Henry Fischer Henry Fischer Henry Fischer Henry Fischer Henry Fischer
Fireman William A. Olvaney William A. Olvaney William A. Olvaney William A. Olvaney William A. Olvaney
Fireman Daniel Cavanaugh Daniel Cavanaugh Daniel Cavanaugh Charles G. Burnett William C. Ens
Fireman John G. Rossbach John G. Rossbach John G. Rossbach   Albert Dallinger
Fireman Max Meyer Max Meyer Max Meyer Max Meyer Edward F. Johnson
Fireman George Sinnott George Sinnott Theodore G. Dick Theodore G. Dick Carl R. Jaeckel
Fireman William E. Decker William E. Decker Bernard A. O'Connell Bernard A. O'Connell Bernard A. O'Connell
Fireman Thos. N. Gunning   Julius Abel Julius Abel Julius Abel
Fireman Henry O. Schoettly Henry O. Schoettly Henry F. Feustel Henry F. Feustel  

 

Job 1917 1918 1919 1920 1921
Captain John A. O'Connor John A. O'Connor Arthur W. Van Houten Frederick Reiss Frederick Reiss
Captain     Frank Krebs Charles R. Bartlett Charles R. Bartlett
Lieutenant Arthur W. Van Houten Arthur W. Van Houten      
Fireman Henry Fischer Henry Fischer Henry Fischer Henry Fischer Henry Fischer
Fireman William A. Olvaney William A. Olvaney William A. Olvaney William A. Olvaney William A. Olvaney
Fireman Bernard A. O'Connell Bernard A. O'Connell Bernard A. O'Connell Bernard A. O'Connell Bernard A. O'Connell
Fireman Julius Abel Julius Abel Julius Abel Julius Abel Julius Abel
Fireman William C. Ens William C. Ens William C. Ens William C. Ens William C. Ens
Fireman Albert Dallinger Albert Dallinger Albert Dallinger Albert Dollinger Albert Dollinger
Fireman William Drucker John J. Gann John J. Gann John J. Gann John J. Dolan
Fireman John J. Dolan William V. Deininger Thomas W. Cavanagh Thomas W. Cavanagh Thomas W. Cavanagh
Fireman Edward F. Johnson Felix La Fand Felix La Fand Felix La Fand Felix La Fand
Fireman   Alexander Hangosky James F. Murray James F. Murray James F. Murray
Fireman   Frederick Liebenow Frederick Liebenow Frederick Liebenow Frederick Liebenow
Fireman   James J. Conlon Louis Gerber Frederick W. Herrmann Frederick W. Herrmann
Fireman     Edward G. Kroehl William V. Deininger William V. Deininger
Fireman       Alexander Hangosky Alexander Hangosky
Fireman       James J. Conlon James J. Conlon

 

Job 1923        
Captain Frederick Reiss        
Captain Charles R. Bartlett        
Fireman William A. Olvaney        
Fireman Bernard A. O'Connell        
Fireman Henry Fischer        
Fireman Julius Abel        
Fireman William C. Ens        
Fireman Albert Dollinger        
Fireman Frederick Liebenow        
Fireman Thomas W. Cavanagh        
Fireman Felix La Fand        
Fireman Frederick W. Herrmann        
Fireman William V. Deininger        
Fireman Alexander Hangosky        
Fireman James J. Conlon        
Fireman George W. Schaeffer