User:Diego Grez-Cañete/Pichilemu Fire Bureau

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Cuerpo de Bomberos de Pichilemu
A Bomberos de Pichilemu truck patrolling the city, during the 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami emergency, on March 11, 2011.
A Bomberos de Pichilemu truck patrolling the city, during the 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami emergency, on March 11, 2011.
Agency overview
Established December 4, 1945
Staffing Career
Facilities and equipment
Stations 1
Engines 2
Trucks 2

Cuerpo de Bomberos de Pichilemu (English: Pichilemu Fire Bureau) was established in December 4, 1945. Its current Superintendent is Humberto Bonifacio Pavez Cabello.[1]

History[edit]

Pichilemu Fire Bureau was founded in December 4, 1945, and its first directory was constituted by Oscar Jara (Director); Teobaldo Liberona (Chief); Rigoberto Miranda Campos (Lieutenant); Jorge Díaz García (Helper Lieutenant); Orlando Alvarez Jorquera (Secretary); and Augusto Montalva (Treasurer).[2] They held the office until December 8, 1946.[2]

Firefighters of Pichilemu Bureau have fought great fires such as the 2009 La Aguada forest fire,[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bomberos de Chile::::Voluntarios Profesionales de la Emergencia:::::". bomberos.cl. Retrieved 10 September 2010.
  2. ^ a b "Bomberos de Pichilemu: Sesenta años socorriendo a comunidad" (in Spanish). Pichilemu News. 30 November 2005. Retrieved 12 August 2010.
  3. ^ José Pinto (24 November 2009). "Cototo incendio forestal amenaza casas en Pichilemu" (in Spanish). La Cuarta. Retrieved 10 September 2010.