Engine Company No. 13

<1909> - <1940>: Summer Avenue & Halleck Street

? - Present: 718 Mount Prospect Avenue

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1909 - John William Lavery
September 13, 1914 - Spot, Engine 13 Mascot, Killed by Automobile, Has Successor Now

 

From Reports of City Officers of the City Of Newark NJ 1905: Engine placed in service March 8th, 1874. Combination Chemical Engine and Hose Wagon placed in service November 10th, 1894. Engine is a third size single pump Dennison, in good condition with Holloway Combination Engine and Hose Wagon, Double Tank 35 gallon, in good condition.

From 1920 Board of Commissioner's Manual: Engine placed in service April 1st, 1894. Wagon placed in service October 12, 1900. Engine is third-sized La France, three-horse hitch. Two-horse single 60 gallon Champion Babcock Combination Chemical Engine and Hose wagon. Engine and wagon in good condition and both equipped with rubber tires.

From 1921 Board of Commissioner's Manual: Engine placed in service April 1st, 1894. Wagon placed in service October 12, 1900. Engine is third-sized La France, three-horse hitch. Two-horse single 60 gallon Champion Babcock Combination Chemical Engine and Hose wagon. Engine and wagon in good condition and both equipped with rubber tires.

Rosters

Job 1898 1899 1900 1902 1903
Captain Cornelius Smith Cornelius Smith Cornelius Smith Henry C. McGinnis Henry C. McGinnis
Lieutenant     Henry C. Fetzer Henry C. Fetzer Henry C. Fetzer
Engineer John Van Duyne John Van Duyne John Van Duyne John Van Duyne John Van Duyne
Fireman Henry C. Fetzer Henry C. Fetzer   Peter Ghirlanda Peter Ghirlanda
Fireman George T. Day George T. Day George McGuire Charles E. Beebe William H. Page
Fireman Wm. E. Moore Wm. E. Moore   Wm. E. Moore William E. Moore
Fireman John Frace John Frace   Ferdinand Beck Robbert H. Bennett
Fireman John J. Cavanagh John W. Lavery John W. Lavery John W. Lavery John W. Lavery
Fireman James H. Brown James H. Brown James H. Brown James H. Brown James H. Brown
Fireman Gilbert Stimis Jr.        
Substitute     Michael J. Foster    

 

Job 1904 1905 1906 1908 1909
Captain Henry C. McGinnis Henry C. McGinnis Henry C. McGinnis Henry C. McGinnis Henry C. McGinnis
Lieutenant Henry C. Fetzer Henry C. Fetzer Henry C. Fetzer George W. Leffingwell George W. Leffingwell
Engineer John Van Duyne John Van Duyne John Van Duyne John W. Lavery  
Fireman John W. Lavery John W. Lavery John W. Lavery   John W. Lavery
Fireman James H. Brown James H. Brown James H. Brown James H. Brown James H. Brown
Fireman William E. Moore William E. Moore John L. White Joseph Chenowith Joseph Chenowith
Fireman Peter Ghirlanda Peter Ghirlanda Peter Ghirlanda Peter Ghirlanda Peter Ghirlanda
Fireman William H. Page William H. Page William H. Page William H. Page Raymond R. Wands
Fireman Ferdinand Beck Ferdinand Beck Harry Tozer Harry Tozer Harry Tozer
Fireman     Edward H. Higby John L. White John L. White
Fireman       Wm. J. Edwards Wm. J. Edwards
Fireman         Robert J. Dunn

 

Job 1910 1911 1914 1915 1916
Captain William Corry William Corry William J. Saupe   Gilbert Stimis
Lieutenant George W. Leffingwell George W. Leffingwell Robert J. Dunn Robert J. Dunn Robert J. Dunn
Fireman John L. White John L. White John L. White John L. White John L. White
Fireman Horace R. Scarlett Edward D. Matt Jr. Edward D. Matt Jr. Gabriel Van Orden Gabriel Van Orden
Fireman Robert J. Dunn Robert J. Dunn Joseph A. Brown Edward J. Brown Thomas H. Haley
Fireman Joseph Chenowith Joseph Chenowith Malachi T. Towey Malachi T. Towey  
Fireman Raymond R. Wands Raymond R. Wands   William J. Mawha Raymond R. Wands
Fireman Peter Ghirlanda Peter Ghirlanda Peter Ghirlanda John E. Hargreaves Peter Ghirlanda
Fireman John J. Farley Charles F. Augerstein John J. Burnett Thomas H. Haley William S. Welch
Fireman James H. Brown James H. Brown James H. Brown James H. Brown Charles R. Newton
Fireman Harry Tozer Harry Tozer Harry Tozer   Ernest J. Lang
Fireman     Horace R. Scarlett Horace R. Scarlett Horace R. Scarlett
Fireman     Leon R. Donnelly    

 

Job 1917 1918 1919 1920 1921
Captain Gilbert Stimis Gilbert Stimis Gilbert Stimis Alvin A. Bennett Alvin A. Bennett
Captain     Robert J. Dunn Robert J. Dunn Daniel Spillane
Lieutenant Robert J. Dunn Robert J. Dunn      
Fireman John L. White John L. White John L. White John L. White John L. White
Fireman Horace R. Scarlett Horace R. Scarlett Horace R. Scarlett Horace R. Scarlett Horace R. Scarlett
Fireman Gabriel Van Orden Gabriel Van Orden Gabriel Van Orden Gabriel Van Orden Gabriel Van Orden
Fireman Raymond R. Wands Raymond R. Wands Raymond R. Wands Raymond R. Wands Raymond R. Wands
Fireman Peter Ghirlanda Peter Ghirlanda Peter Ghirlanda Peter Ghirlanda Peter Ghirlanda
Fireman Charles R. Newton Charles R. Newton Charles R. Newton Charles R. Newton Charles R. Newton
Fireman Leon A. Hayward Leon A. Hayward Leon A. Hayward Leon A. Hayward Leon A. Hayward
Fireman Edwin J. Sager Edward D. Matt Jr. Edward D. Matt Jr. Edward D. Matt Jr. Edward D. Matt Jr.
Fireman Ernest J. Lang Herman E. Hanke Herman E. Hanke Herman E. Hanke Herman E. Hanke
Fireman   Joseph J. McConnon Joseph J. McConnon Joseph J. McConnon Joseph J. McConnon
Fireman   Walter Ghirlanda Walter Ghirlanda Walter Ghirlanda Walter Ghirlanda
Fireman   Frank J. Thanor Frank J. Thanor Frank J. Thanor Frank J. Thanor
Fireman       Albert Drucker Albert Drucker
Fireman       Owen Cummings Owen Cummings
Fireman         John F. Struble
Fireman         Clarence S. Riker

 

Job 1923        
Captain Daniel Spillane        
Captain Frank J. Reilly        
Fireman John L. White        
Fireman Horace R. Scarlett        
Fireman Gabriel Van Orden        
Fireman Raymond R. Wands        
Fireman Peter Ghirlanda        
Fireman Charles R. Newton        
Fireman Edward D. Matt Jr.        
Fireman Leon A. Hayward        
Fireman Joseph J. McConnon        
Fireman Walter Ghirlanda        
Fireman Owen Cummings        
Fireman Patrick J. Cummings        
Fireman Charles W. M. Crane