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 - 01/31/2017

2016 ODHFS Officers

President - Tom Sharpley - (757) 759-0959    

Vice President - Gary Hoerman - (434) 962-4288

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

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 now on Twitter too!


The Fall 2016 ODHFS Newsletter, The Torchbearer
is now online for Members Only (11-27-16).


01-17-2017: New event photos posted in our Flickr Archive!
Photos from several 2016 Christmas Parades and
the 2016 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. 

01-17-2017: New events posted on our Calendar Page


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News Headlines
Mon. Feb 20th 2017
Save the Date:  ODHFS Annual Muster  September 30, 2017 Wilcks Lake Park,Farmville VA.  More information will be sent out later but if you will need overnightlodging you are encouraged to make your reservation now.There is another event in Farmville that day and the 4 hotels ther...
Sat. Feb 11th 2017
Nollie Neill, Charlotte and Karl Ehlshlager attended Tony Newton's funeral on Wed. 2/8 in Pulaski, VA.  The service was attended by many of his friends.  Tony was a member of the ODHFS and an honorary member of the Fairlawn V.F.D. in Pulaski County. He restored the fire department'...
Sun. Feb 5th 2017
The ODHFS regrets to announce the passing of long time member Tony Newton on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2016. Anthony Wade "Tony" Newton  (December 5, 1963 - February 4, 2017) Anthony "Tony" Wade Newton, age 53 of Pulaski passed away Saturday, February 4, 2017 at his home. Born Decem...
Sun. Jan 15th 2017
April 22, 2017 - 11am - 6pmODHFS antique apparatus display – to benefit the Chesterfield Professional Firefighters Charitable Foundation.At Historic Malvern Farms, 690 Huguenot Trail, Midlothian, VA 23113Tickets: Online: info@cpffcf.orgTommy ...
Sun. Jan 15th 2017
Update  - “The Great Scooter Brigade” and fire truck parade Monday morning 1/16.For the last 2 weeks, fire departments from Florida to Virginia have participated in “The Great Scooter Brigade”. Chief David Creasy, Richmond Fire Marshall and formerly with Chesterfield Fir...
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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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