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Robert C. O'Reilly, at 77; chief mastered firefighting from top to bottom

By Stephanie M. Peters
Globe Correspondent / November 4, 2006

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Robert C. O'Reilly considered firefighting the last of the romantic jobs, he once told his son while serving as chief of the Watertown Fire Department, because every time a firefighter leaves the station he's helping someone, no matter the person's gender, ethnicity, or politics. (Full article: 791 words)

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