- After the horses came various pieces of equipment that fill the museum’s first floor. One of the museum’s most amazing pieces in my opinion is not a fire engine but an iron lung. Years ago, when polio was an epidemic, firefighters assisted polio patients to and from the hospital with their iron lungs as the fire trucks could accommodate the life-saving machines.
Fort Wayne Firefighters Museum Shows Lifesaving Equipment from a Century Ago
Posted on September 27, 2013 at 9:00:56 am by Kayleen R.