MVA Newsletter 2018 – edition number 20

The Marconi Firemen

From ‘The Marconi Companies and Their People’ August 1965, the Marconi A and B teams at the twelfth annual Industrial Fire Prevention Association, Essex Branch competition. Standing, left to right, Chief Officer Jan Frewer, Peter Bures, Trevor Lodge, Alan Munday, John Potts, Bill Pain, Second Officer Graham Murdy: kneeling, Bert Patient, Tom Hull, Bill Rose, Cavan O’Connor.
The Marconi Fire Brigade taken at the awards ceremony of the Company Fire Brigades competition at the Lambeth HQ in the late 60s or early 70s. Taken by Bert Patient, who should have appeared in the group but couldn’t, because he was taking the photo!
Left to right: Patrick MaHone (Paddy), Tom Hull, Leading Officer Graham Murdy, Trevor Lodge, Chief Officer Jan Frewer, FN Sutherland – Marconi MD, Bill Rose, Bill Pain, Leading Officer Alan Munday.