HomeTownMemories.ORG

Paying Tribute to America's Towns and their People . . . throughout the Decades

 

Dayton, Ohio

 

Those  Who  Protect . . .

Dayton’s  Bravest

 

 

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A very Special 'Thank You' to the Dayton Fire Department and to Captain Larry Ables for their's and his Support of this Web-Site paying Tribute to The Fire Department and to The City of Dayton.

 

Our Municipal Building

 

Fire Headquarters Today

 

Fire Headquarters

Circa late 1800's - early 1900's

 

Fire Company # 2 - Today

Fire Company # 2 - 1890's

Fire Company # 4 - Today

Fire Company # 4 - 1890's

Fire Company # 10 - Today

Fire Company # 10 - 1930's

Fire Company # 11 - Today

Fire Company # 11 - 1940's

Fire Company # 12 - Today

Fire Company # 12 - 1940's

Fire Company # 13 - Today

Fire Company # 13 - 1940's

Fire Company # 14 - Today

Fire Company # 14 - 1940's

Fire Company # 15 - Today

Fire Company # 15 - 1940's

Fire Company # 16 - Today

Fire Company # 16 - 1940's

Fire Company # 17 - Today

Fire Company # 18 - Today

Fire Company # 18 - 1940's

 

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Welcome to :

Our HomeTown Fire Department

Today . . . and, from throughout the Decades

 
HomeTownMemories

Dayton's

"HomeTown Tribute"

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- Plans for "HomeTown Tributes" in all 50 States

- A Photographic Retrospective - "The City of Dayton and The University of Dayton - 170 years in Photos"

- Your Comments and Suggestions

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- Our HomeTown . . . Today

- Our 'Logging-On Ceremony'

- Our Town History

- Our Former Mayors

- Our Police Department & Former Police Chiefs

- Our 'Fallen Fire Heroes'

- Our 'Fallen Police Heroes'

- Our 'Fallen Military Heroes'

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- America's 'HomeTown Tributes' - by State

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chief William Patton
Dayton's First Fire Chief
circa - 1863

 

Chief Jeffrey L. Payne
2008  -  to present

 

Our Former Fire Chiefs

 

Chief Jeffrey L. Payne
2008   -   Present

Chief Larry L. Collins  
1998  -  2008

Chief Robert Zickler  

1996   -  1997

Chief Raymond J. Hughes
1990  -  1995

Chief Glenn E. Alexander  
1981  -  1990

Chief Frank Krug  
1979  -  1981

Chief Jerry L. Weissinger
1970   -  1979

Chief Louis F. Rozsa  
1963   -   1970

Chief Forrest B. Locus  
1950  -  1963

Chief Joseph A. Kirby
1939  -  1950

Chief William W. McFadden  
1935  -  1939

Chief Frank B. Ramby
1907  -  1935

Chief Daniel C. Larkin
1880  -  1907

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Chief James Lewis
1878  -  1880

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Photo

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Chief John H. Winder
1876  -  1878

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Photo

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Chief Anthony Stephens
1874  -  1876

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Chief George Vail
Feb. 1874  -  Apr. 1874

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Chief William H. Gill
1866  -  1873

Chief William Patton
1863 -  1865

( Dayton First Official Fire Chief )

 

   link  to other important web-sites -

        
 
  -   Ohio State Firefighters Association
        -   Ohio Fire Chiefs Association    

 

 

HomeTownMemories

Dayton's

"HomeTown Tribute"

Click -

- Plans for "HomeTown Tributes" in all 50 States

- A Photographic Retrospective - "The City of Dayton and The University of Dayton - 170 years in Photos"

- Your Comments and Suggestions

 

Click -

- Our HomeTown . . . Today

- Our 'Logging-On Ceremony'

- Our Town History

- Our Former Mayors

- Our Police Department & Former Police Chiefs

- Our 'Fallen Fire Heroes'

- Our 'Fallen Police Heroes'

- Our 'Fallen Military Heroes'

Click -

- America's 'HomeTown Tributes' - by State