The Deerfield Bannockburn FPD has sold Squad 20 to the Somonauk (IL) Fire Department who is replacing a 1984 piece.

Deerfield Fire Department squad 20

Pemfab Ranger HDR

Somonauk Fire Department Squad 390, 1984 Pemfab/Ranger, X-Toms River, NJ. Somonauk FD photo

Deerfield Squad 19 is currently for sale.

Pierce Contender rescue squad

fire truck for sale

Deerfield Squad 19 is for sale. B&P Apparatus photo

The department will be receiving a new rescue/pumper with storage space for some of the consolidated equipment from both of the older squads. The balance of the equipment will either be stored in the station or disposed of.

A quick historical review of some previous squads that served the Deerfield Bannockburn Fire Prevention District.

old fire department rescue squad

Squad 754 was a 1971 Ford C750/Welch rescue squad. Larry Shapiro photo

old fire department rescue squad

Squad 754 was a 1983 Ford C8000/E-ONE MDR with a 750-GPM pump. Larry Shapiro photo