Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

View of four U. S. Coast Guard firefighters dressed in white asbestos suits with helmets and face plates, two riding in a jeep, the other two on the high pressure water pump and hose it is towing, jeep also carries carbon dioxide fire extinguishers, Hall PH-3 in right background, water in left background, 1943.

Collection Item Long Description:


  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Fire fighters
  • Jeep automobile
  • Seaplanes
  • United States. Coast Guard

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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Arnold, Rudy 1902-1966

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Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560



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