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The south fire brigade

Last update date July 2, 2020

News from the south fire brigade

2020 annual schedule

Main program for the year of 2020
Schedule Main event
The morning of Sunday, June 28, 2020 Storm and flood damage measures district headquarters administration training
From July, 2020 to September We examine the spot in figure of wooden crowd area earthquake disaster measures
Until December, 2020 dan, police station joint long-distance water supply training
Other plans Under plan

High school student member is born in the south fire brigade in this year

On June 1, 2020, prefectural Kanazawa synthesis high school student joined the first branch office. Municipal Yokohama synthesis high school student joins the second branch office, and prefectural Seiryou high school student plays an active part in the sixth branch office in last year.

Member of south fire brigade first foreign family register fire brigade is born

The foreign family register became able to join Yokohama-shi fire brigade under conditions of uniformity such as not using authorities from this April.
Forest Sea country (phosphorus worth body) of middle nationality joined the second branch office on May 1, 2020 and spoke ambition saying "we want to do our best for area".

Yokohama south post office became fire brigade cooperation office!

Yokohama south post office became the 19th fire brigade cooperation office in Minami Ward.
11 members of post office join the south fire brigade, and we conclude Minami fire department and memorandum, and 170 motorcycles and cars are active as fire caution corps and are doing local contribution.
As for the list of fire brigade cooperation offices, please see news from fire brigade.

The south fire brigade recruits friends playing an active part together!

Activity report

We introduce activity of the south fire brigade!

Earthquake disaster measures training

  • The date and time: Sunday, February 9, 2020
  • Time: Morning from 9:00 to 12:00
  • Place: Yokohama-shi Fire Academy

We carried out training that assumed true disaster to plan enhancement, reinforcement of fire brigade activity at the time of large-scale disaster occurrence such as earthquake disasters.

Long-distance water supply training

  • The date and time: Sunday, December 1, 2019
  • Time: Morning from 9:00 to 12:00
  • Place: Special support school attached to Yokohama National University Department of Education

We carried out training utilizing long-distance water supply equipments by fire department, fire brigade combination to plan reinforcement of local disaster prevention power.

2019 Yokohama-shi firefighting how to handle technique training society (part of fire brigade)

  • The date and time: Saturday, November 16, 2019
  • Time: From 10:00 a.m.
  • Place: Yokohama-shi Fire Academy

20 fire brigade of Yokohama-shi gathered in a hall in the Fire Academy, and Yokohama-shi firefighting how to handle technique training party to compete for the technique was held.
The sixth branch office participated as representative of the south fire brigade and was able to gain results of excellence.

Help equipments handling training

  • The date and time: Sunday, September 1, 2019
  • Time: From 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Place: Mutsukawa firefighting branch office


For the handling skill of help equipments which fire brigade held, we carried out the cause training of instruction of rescue team.
By having right carried out training in feeling of strain just like the actual fighting, cutting of iron pipe and tree, traction work of car was able to plan improvement of disaster vs. stress again.

The south fire brigade summer training society

  • The date and time: Sunday, July 7, 2019
  • Time: From 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Place: Bandobashi Park

Training party was held this year every year in the south fire brigade summer when each branch office showed result of everyday training in summer.
Constipated strand carried out cutting training of single pipe pipe using engine cutter in addition to display of etiquette training, kahanshikishokata pump how to handle this year.
The sixth branch office wins the championship, and kahanshikishokata pump how to handle plays Yokohama-shi Fire Academy in City University party carried out on Saturday, November 16!

Emergency relief training

  • The date and time: Sunday, May 26, 2019, Sunday, June 9
  • Time: From 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Place: Minami Ward government office (multipurpose hall)

Among emergency relief team of the south fire brigade, we carried out the emergency relief training for the purpose of skill up.
We performed lecture and practical skill class to carry out precise emergency measure to patients with injury in at the time of earthquake disaster.

Magazine of the tenth anniversary of the south fire brigade start

When the south fire brigade reached the start tenth anniversary, we made commemorative magazine!

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News from south fire brigade

We introduce "the south fire brigade letter" which the south fire brigade makes originally every season!

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Fire brigade cooperation office in Minami Ward

It is list of fire brigade cooperation offices in Minami Ward.

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Introduction of the south fire brigade

On April 1, 2010, two fire brigade of Kotobuki fire brigade and Ooka fire brigade in Minami Ward unified, and the south fire brigade was born.
As for Kotobuki fire brigade, Ooka fire brigade started each as Ooka civil defense unit as Kotobuki fire defense organization in 1939 in 1922, and 2 corps of Kotobuki fire brigade, Ooka fire brigade was organized with start of the local government firefighting by the enforcement of the firefighting Organization Acts as organization of Yokohama-shi on March 7, 1948 by Minami Ward.
We repeated talks for the way and unification of future fire brigade in both fire brigade executives over plural age to integrate classic fire brigade with history. We can unify plain fire brigade organization and thing and directive order systems that it is for inhabitants of a ward by unifying these two fire brigade and can cope at the time of large-scale disaster occurrence quickly.
We plan enhancement, reinforcement of further fire brigade organization so that inhabitants of a ward realize security/safety more than before.

The organization system of the south fire brigade

Organization (as of April 1, 2020) of the south fire brigade
The fire brigade headquarters 1 headquarters
The number of the branch offices 6 branch offices
The number of the groups 21 groups
The number of the members

395 people

Woman fire brigade number (inner number) 81 people
Loading car 21
Appliance depot 28
kahanshikishokatadoryoku pump 31

Lineup according to rank (appointment) of the south fire brigade
Rank The staff
Leader One
Vice-leader Two people
Headquarters's manager Four people
Manager of branch office Six people
Manager of vice-branch office 12 people
Manager 24 people
Group leader 50 people
Member 296 people

Catchment area of the south fire brigade

The first branch office
Group Catchment area
The first group Nishinakacho, Maesatocho, Shirokane-cho, Miharudai, Fushimicho
The second group From 1, Minamiota to 4, Minamiota
The third group Shimizugaoka, kodai

The second branch office
Group Catchment area
The first group Takanecho, Shirotaecho, Urafunecho, Banseicho
The second group Eirakucho, Maganecho
The third group Nakamuramachi, Yahata-cho, Yamaya
The fourth group Flat comfort, Karasawa

The third branch office
Group Catchment area
The first group Hananokicho, Shukumachi, Miyamotocho, Kyoushincho, Makida-cho, Enoki-cho, Higashimaitamachi, a part of 1, Ooka
The second group Hie-cho, Minamiyoshida-cho, Sanno-cho, Yoshinocho, Shinkawamachi, Futaba-cho, Takasagocho
The third group Mutsumicho, Horinouchi-cho

The fourth branch office
Group Catchment area
The first group Idogayashimomachi
The second group Idogayakamimachi, Idogayanakamachi
The third group From part, 2, Nagatahigashi of 1, Nagatahigashi to 3, it is Nagataminamidai
The fourth group From 1, Nagatakita to 3, Nagatakita, it is Nagatadai

The fifth branch office
Group Catchment area
The first group

Wakamiyacho, Tooricho, Nakajimacho, Ohashi-cho, a part of 1, Ooka

The second group Gumyoujicho
The third group From part, 2, Ooka of 1, Ooka to 5, Ooka

The sixth branch office
Group Catchment area
The first group From 1, Bessho to 7, Bessho, it is Besshonakazatodai
The second group It is Nakazato 4, Nakazatocho from Nakazato 1
The third group From 1, Nagataminami to 2, Nagataminami, it is Nagatasannoudai, a part of 1, Nagatahigashi
The fourth group From 1, Mutsukawa to 4, Mutsukawa

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