George
Dixon Jr.



GEORGE DIXON JR. was born in Camden, New Jersey on September 2, 1932 to George and Ellen Dixon. The family was living at 777 Division Street in the late 1940s. 

George Dixon Jr. was appointed to the Camden Fire department on March 15, 1958. He was promoted to Captain on September 1, 1967. After over 37 years of distinguished service, George Dixon Jr. retired on November 1, 1995.

George Dixon Jr. was living at 1554 Ormond Avenue in Camden's Parkside district by the fall of 1959. He appears to have made his home at that address until his death on  February 4, 2000. 


Graduation of Probationary Fireman
1959
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Graduation of Probationary Fireman (from left) Chief John Graham, Captain Anthony Dzinski, Assistant Training Officer Nicholas George, Firemen Herman Reed, Bertram Dahl, Joseph Dowhy, Joseph Simpson, Edward Morgenweck, Charles Christensen, Joseph Wolfinger, George Dixon, Edward Ulrich, Reginald Laws, Grant Keller, and Chief Edward MacDowell.

Philadelphia Inquirer * January 6, 1964

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Engine  Company 1
South 6th Street
Broadway
Mary V. Gruber
Pine Street 
Isaac Muns
State Street
George Dixon
Ormond Avenue
Raymond McClintock
Lester Terrace
 William H. Harker
Owen Ribble
Charles Wilson
Janet Mayhew
Basin & Basin Insurance Company

 

 


Camden Courier-Post
January 6, 1964

 

 


 


 


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