DRK Calw

The German Red Cross (Deutsches Rotes Kreuz) in the Landkreis Calw, Baden-Württemberg, operates professional as well as volunteer services, using a variety of vehicles.

Sanitätsgruppenkraftwagen (SanGrKW) – Civil Defence Multi-Purpose Vehicle with Possible Ambulance Use

Standard vehicles in civil defence service, based on Ford Transit:

DRK Calw - CW-8904 - © Bernd Biege
DRK Calw – CW-8904 – © Bernd Biege
DRK Calw - CW-8905 - © Bernd Biege
DRK Calw – CW-8905 – © Bernd Biege

Mobile Unfallhilfstelle – Mobile First Aid Post

Conversion of a former “Mobile Bank Branch”:

Deutsches Rotes Kreuz Kreis Calw - CW-AD 300 - © Bernd Biege
Deutsches Rotes Kreuz Kreis Calw – CW-AD 300 – © Bernd Biege
Deutsches Rotes Kreuz Kreis Calw - CW-AD 300 - © Bernd Biege
Deutsches Rotes Kreuz Kreis Calw – CW-AD 300 – © Bernd Biege

Einsatzleitwagen – Control Unit

Deutsches Rotes Kreuz Kreis Calw - CW-RK 85 - © Bernd Biege
Deutsches Rotes Kreuz Kreis Calw – CW-RK 85 – © Bernd Biege
Deutsches Rotes Kreuz Kreis Calw - CW-RK 85 - © Bernd Biege
Deutsches Rotes Kreuz Kreis Calw – CW-RK 85 – © Bernd Biege

Gerätewagen (GW) – Support Unit

Emergency lighting unit:

DRK Calw - CW-RK 82 - © Bernd Biege
DRK Calw – CW-RK 82 – © Bernd Biege

Personenwagen (PKW) – Utility Cars

Used for social services:

DRK Calw - CW-RK 49 - © Bernd Biege
DRK Calw – CW-RK 49 – © Bernd Biege

Please note that these are scans from old 35mm slides from my archives, with resultant deterioration in colours and sharpness.

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