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Posts published in February 1956

Smithtown FD-boy drowns in Millers Pond

February 20, 1956 Edward Eccleston, one day shy of his 15th birthday, fell through the ice at approximately 1520 hours. Police and firefighters made numerous…

Smithtown FD-House fire on Croft Lane

February 13, 1956 0200 hours. The Smithtown Fire Department responds to a house fire on Croft Lane near the intersection of Old Willets Path. The…