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Chicago Ridge Fire Department history

This from Mike Summa for #TBT:

For TBT-This is the Chicago Ridge Fire Dept.’s Engine 6523, a 1996 HME 1871/Luverne 1500/500.  Enjoy and comment.
Mike Summa
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and from our files

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Bridgeview Fire Department history

This from Mike Summa for #TBT:

For TBT-With all the talk this week about Bridgeview acquiring a used E-One engine I decided to show this one.  Bridgeview Engine 405, a 2003 Spartan MetroStar/Crimson 1500/500.  Enjoy.
Mike Summa 
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Posen Fire Department history

This from Mike Summa for #TBT:

For TBT- The Posen Fire Dept.’s first aerial, Truck 2804.  A 1984 Pierce Arrow/LTI 100′ rear-mount X-Kansas City, Kansas.
Mike Summa
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Midlothian Fire Department history

This from Mike Summa for #TBT:

For TBT- This was one of two 1986 Pierce Dash 1500/500 engines delivered and numbered 1 & 3.  Engine 3 shown here as delivered and again after a few years  with extended cab and re lettered with new graphics.
Mike Summa
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University Park Fire Department history

This from Mike Summa for #TBT:

For TBT – This was the University Park Fire Dept.’s Engine 73, a 1980 Hendrickson/FMC 1500/500. This is a very old picture, the color does not show the yellow paint scheme very well.  The engine is also lettered Park Forest South before the name change.
Mike Summa
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From our files:

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University Park Fire Department history

Bill Schreiber photo

University Park Fire Department Hendrickson FMC engine

Karl Klotz photo

University Park Fire Department history

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North Palos FPD history

This from Mike Summa for #TBT:

For TBT- This was the North Palos FPD.’s Engine 803, a 1987 Spartan/E-1 1500/500.
Mike Summa
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Momence FPD history

This from Mike Summa for #TBT:

For TBT-This was the Momence FPD.’s Engine 91, a 1972 FWD/Pierce 1250/750.
Mike Summa
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Roberts Park Fire Protection District history

This from Mike Summa for #TBT:

For TBT-This was the Roberts Park FPD’s Engine 304, a 1989 Spartan/Darley.  Sorry, no specs.
Mike Summa
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Oak Forest Fire Department history

From Mike Summa for #TBT:

For TBT-The Oak Forest Fire Dept.’s Engine 96, a 1978 Hendrickson/Pierce 1250/500.
Mike Summa
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South Holland Fire Department history

From Mike Summa for #TBT:

For TBT- The South Holland Fire Dept.’s Truck 663, a 1986 Duplex-LTI 1500/300/110′.
Mike Summa
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