Bro. John R. Weikle (left), of Perseverence Lodge No. 21, Harrisburg, and Chief of the Lawton Fire Co., Swatara Twp., demonstrates a thermal imaging camera to Mitchell L. Smith, W.M., who had presented a check for $5,000 from the lodge to help purchase the unit. The thermal imaging camera allows firemen to locate victims trapped in burning buildings in less time than by conventional search techniques, especially in darkness and heavy smoke conditions.


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