Images from Oakland

In October 1991, one of the worst wildland fires in US history roared through the hills of Oakland, Ca. These photographs were taken by Brad Horak N6BDE, who was on scene with the Santa Clara CDF VIP group.

  • A home that didn't get sold
  • The irony of this sign is apparent
  • Typical destruction in the Oakland Hills fire
  • Some of the many air assets used
  • How many engines can you count?
  • A OES communications vehicle
    Bob Vaughan / techie@w6yx.stanford.edu