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Posts published in March 1947

St James FD-Church burns on Northern Blvd

March 31, 1947 Arson is suspected in a fire which destroyed the auditorium building (Parrish Hall) of the St. James Episcopal Church and gutted the…

St. James FD-House fire on Hobson Avenue

March 27, 1947 A midnight fire destroyed the barn and valuable farm equipment of Joseph Cannataro. The fire was discovered by John Shelton of the…

Smithtown FD-Fire on Main Street

March 22, 1947. Alarm was originally reported as a “White House”. As such, the FD responds to the T.J. White House in head of the…

Smithtown FD-Durstein’s house burns

March 12, 1947 Mentioned in Smithtown FD 100th Anniverary Album. Also referenced in the “History of the Smithtown Fire Department 1956” No real information found.