Head shot of Captain Louis Freimuth, part of larger picture showing all of the engine company heads of the Wilmington Fire Department in 1905.
Captain Louis (Ludwig)Freimuth (1865-1921) had a long career with the Wilmington Fire Department. In 1897 he was the assistant foremen and engineer of the Atlantic Engine Company in the newly formed paid fire department. He became foreman of Fire Station No.3 in 1917.
"Compliments of Wilmington, NC Fire and Police Departments 1905" (NC975.627), New Hanover County Public Library
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