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Stephen Maynard

Stephen Maynard

Person  Male  Born 1954  Died 25/1/1980

Categories: Armed Forces, Tragedy

Leading Fireman of Poplar Fire Station who died fighting a fire aboard the petroleum gas tanker the M. V. Rudi M, at Limehouse Basin on 25 January 1980. 50 firemen had been called to the scene but, with the blaze out of control, they were being withdrawn, when the hold collapsed and Stephen was lost. Stephen was from East Ham.

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Stephen Maynard

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Stephen Maynard - red plaque

Honouring the bravery and sacrifice of Stephen Maynard of Poplar Fire Station...

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Stephen Maynard - steel plaque

Plaque erected on the 30th anniversary.

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