|Huntington Beach Fire Department
|Huntington Beach is a seaside city in Orange County in southern California covering
an area of over 30 square miles with a population of just under 200,000.
The Huntington Beach Fire Department founded in 1909, consists of 8 paramedic
engine companies, 2 truck companies, and 4 ambulances operating out of 8 stations
throughout the city. Over the years, Huntington Beach purchased 11 pieces of
apparatus from Crown, 7 of which are shown below.
|This 1971 photo by Chris Arnold shows Huntington Beach's Ocean View Fire Station on Beach Boulevard with F1042 and F1496
on the apron. This building still exists today but is now a Subway sandwich shop.