The Old Dominion Historical Fire Society is the Virginia Chapter of the Society for the Preservation & Appreciation of Antique Motor Fire Apparatus in America


New "Owner's Pride" Photo Collection!
The antique fire and rescue apparatus owned by our club members


Website Updates & Postings - 02/04/2018

2017 ODHFS Officers

President - Gary Hoerman - (434) 962-4288

Vice-President - Charles Bachini Jr. - (978) 790-6700

Secretary & Membership Chair - Richard Moss - (804) 748-2940 

Treasurer - Tom Sharpley - (757) 759-0959      

Eastern Region Director - Dennis Keane - (757) 721-7412       

Central Region Director - Floyd Greene - (804) 347-9016

Northern Region Director - Paul Lamp - (540) 533-5293        

Western Region Director - Rob Fariss - (540) 580-8550

Safety Director - Bob Banach - (757) 692-1686

Archives/Historian - Tom Herman - (804) 590-1239

WebChief - Jack Sullivan - (804) 514-3766


ODHFS is on Twitter !
Find ODHFS on Instagram here!


The Fall 2017 ODHFS Newsletter, The Torchbearer
is now online for Members Only (11-25-17).


01-21-2018: New event photos posted in our Flickr Archive!
Photos from the 2017
Norfolk Grand illumination Parade,
Urbanna Oyster Festival Firefighter's Parade
and the ODHFS Statewide Muster
in Farmville, VA have been posted!

If you have a large number of photos that you plan to send to
the WebChief, please e-mail or call me first so we can
prevent overloading the e-mailbox. 

02-04-2018: New events posted on our Calendar Page


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News Headlines
Sun. Feb 18th 2018
2018 IFBA Convention in Racine, WISunday August 19th to Wednesday August 22, 2018Racine Fire Bells / Firehouse 3 MuseumClick here for Convention Info, Registration and Agenda!
Sun. Feb 18th 2018
Date: 2-17-2018TO: All SPAAMFAA MembersRE: Board Elections and informationI am pleased to inform you of the new make-up of your SPAAMFAA board listed below.  Although there were a few contested positions, it’s now time to set politics aside and move forward.  I personally thank all o...
Thu. Feb 15th 2018
Nollie Washburn Neill, 85, the father of ODHFS Member Nollie W. Neill, Jr of Ennice, NC passed away at his home on Sunday, February 11, 2018.The family will receive friends Friday, February 16, at Irving Park United Methodist Church, Greensboro, NC from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m.The funeral service will b...
Sun. Feb 4th 2018
Joe Woodall is on a mission for his fire department. He is looking for a 1927 ALF that Front Royal purchased and donated to Rivermont Volunteer Fire and Rescue . He talked to Rocky Keplinger and he told him it was scrapped and some pieces were put into storage.  He is the Asst. Chief at Rivermo...
Sun. Feb 4th 2018
ODHFS Statewide Muster has been scheduled for Farmville, VAat Wilck's Lake Park again on Saturday September 29, 2018.Mark your calendars and plan ahead!Farmville lodging information can be found here!Old Dominion Historical Fire Society<a href="
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Wed. Feb 21st 2018 to Sat. Feb 24th 2018
Sun. Mar 11th 2018
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The Old Dominion Historical Fire Society
P.O. Box 4196
Chester, VA 23831
Non-Emergency: 000-000-0000
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