Archive for September 14th, 2015

Engine 61 Museum tour


thanks Drew


Overseas request

Good evening, dear colleagues! I write you a letter from distant Russia! My name is Igor, I work for the fire department commander of the department. Several years ago, I started collecting different patches of fire brigades. I want to ask you a patch or any souvenirs with the logo of your fire department. If you will not be very difficult and expensive to send me the patch in the mail, I will be very happy. On behalf of all firefighters in our country, I am sending you a huge greetings and wish you good luck and success in your not easy, but very important and responsible work! Peace, kindness and happiness to you and your family, take care!

My postal adress:

Pereulok Garazhny dom 5, kvartira 76
Nizegorodskay oblast, N.Novgorod
Russian Federation, 603089
Kuznetsov Igor

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Where are they now … Alsip

This from Dennis Mcguire, Jr:

Here is a photo of a X-Alsip, Illinois now in South Fork, Colorado but will soon be sold and may go to a shipyard in Florida. The Alsip photo is mine and the photo of it in Colorado was taken by Garry Kadzielawski.

HME Luverne fire engine

Garry Kadzielawski photo

HME Luverne fire engine

Alsip Engine 2003 – 1993 HME/Luverne 1250/500 sn 10505. Dennis McGuire, Jr. photo

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