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Rick Northwood

Fireman, author.

In 2011, Rick retired as the Lieutenant of Rescue 5, #5 Station, after over 27 years with the Winnipeg Fire Department. He attended his first fire as a rookie while working at the Fire Hall at 56 Maple Street, where fireman Donald MacDonald spent most of his career.

His articles for the Manitoba Historical Society:

Plate #53: The Rescue of a Brother Firefighter
Manitoba History, Number 67, Winter 2012

Page revised: 18 February 2012

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