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 - 04/26/2016

2016 ODHFS Officers

President - Tom Sharpley - (757) 759-0959    

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

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

Treasurer - Vacant - (xxx) xxx-xxxx      

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

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

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

Southwest Region Director - Vacant - (xxx) xxx-xxxx  

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 Spring 2016 ODHFS Newsletters, The Torchbearer
are now online for Members Only (03-01-16).


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

04-26-2016: New events posted on our Calendar Page


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News Headlines
Thu. Apr 14th 2016
The ODHFS regrets to announce that long time ODHFS Treasurer, Mike Dubus, died on Wednesday April 13, 2016.Visitation will be held Sunday April 17 from 3 to 5 p.m. at E. Alvin Small Funeral Home, 2033 Boulevard, Colonial Heights, VA 23834.His funeral will be held at noon on Monday April 18 at St. An...
Mon. Apr 4th 2016
Winchester Fire and RescueApple BlossomWelcome to Winchester Firefighters MusterThursday April 28th, 20166p-10pShawnee Fire Company2210 Valor Dr.Winchester Va. 22601City & Area Fire Apparatus and Antique Apparatus DisplaysWinchester Fire and Rescue Department history displayPresentations:Regiona...
Sun. Mar 27th 2016
To: All ODHFS MembersFrom: Bob Banach - ODHFS Safety DirectorMarch 27, 2016ODHFS President Tom Sharpley circulated a couple of emails in September 2015 calling for qualified nominees for Regional ODHFS Safety Directors by 12/31/2015. Consequently these emails were sent out after I circulated two ema...
Sat. Mar 26th 2016
The ODHFS has been invited to attend and display antique fire apparatus at a Charity Bike Show and Bikini Bike Wash on April 30, 2016 from 12pm to 4pm at Mo's Peyton Place Restaurant at 6516 Backlick Road, Springfield, VA 22150. The sponsors are also looking for a pumper to supply water for the ...
Sun. Jan 31st 2016
The Old Dominion Historical Fire Society Annual Membership Meeting - To be Held On Saturday, April 9th. 2016 @ 10:00 a.m. at the Shenandoah Crossing Resort, 174 Horseshoe Circle, Gordonsville, VA 22942.  We welcome all members to meet in the picturesque foothills of Virginia, for a wonderful we...
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P.O. Box 4196
Chester, VA 23831
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