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Title: Oral history interview with John Sowders, June 29, 2007
Format: mp3
Date: June 29, 2007
Time Duration: 32 min., 6 sec.
Narrator: John Sowders, Alton Fire Department
Copyright: Illinois Fire Service Institute
Interviewer: Adam Groves, Illinois Fire Service Institute
Abstract: John Sowders of the Alton Fire Department discusses Alton firefighters Gary Porter and Timmie Lee Lewis who died in the line of duty on October 24, 1992.
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