Condolences when Vladislav Žerdiņš leavesPrint

We express our deepest condolences to Velta Žerdiņa the first director of our museum with the death of her spouse Vladislav Žerdiņš.

Vladislavs Žerdiņš, firefighting veteran, retired lieutenant colone, one of the first Latvian who in 1950s, graduated from the Firefighting Faculty of the Riga Military School, served in fire departments in various positions, educated new firefighters, laid the foundations for the establishment of an operational fire brigade, twice awarded with medal "For bravery in fire".

After retirement, he put knowledge, experience, energy and skills into establishing and developing Latvian Fire Museum.