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    ADDED COVID PROTECTION

    Thank you Dan "8060rock". for helping to spread the word and additional info for the members
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    News of Members

    HAPPY ANNIVERSARY to our Irish Laddie Friend, Declan B., aka "Irish". Wow, 8 years already Dec (Irish) since Johnny D., (johnd248) and I first got together when you flew over here to the Big Apple, aka NYC. Where you wanted to see what so many people considered the Greatest Fire Dept in the...
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    ADDED COVID PROTECTION

    Phillip, "Lebby", Tommy did NOT mention Metrotech so I guess only Fort Totten and The Fire Academy for those guys. Also, one of the members reported that ALL Covid shots will be cancelled after Sunday (1/24) due to a lack of the vaccine.
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    ADDED COVID PROTECTION

    In addition to the above, Lt Tommy Bendick, owner of this site, asked me to notify any Retired FDNY Member or 9/11 Member age 65 or over, that this Friday (1/21), Saturday (1/22), and Sunday (1/23), there are currently openings for those members who would like to get Covid shots. He says those...
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    New Members Brief

    Welcome to our Group "RadiomanJohnny". If you are interested in the FDNY, you've come to the right place. We have Active and Retired members of the FDNY here, as well as firefighters, buffs, and dispatchers like yourself, from all over the world.
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    They Still Got It

    January, 2021 at 80 years old he's Still Got It. Tom Jones, "With These Hands" www.youtube.com/watch?v=4f0H7VPdpBM
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    News of Members

    I too Garrett L., aka "69METS", wish you a HAPPY BELATED BIRTHDAY.
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    Covid Shots available for Retired FDNY Members

    Some additional info from Dan K. 8060Rock Limited to members 65 years old or older who were notified by email. Appointment required Four sites given The Rock, Metro Tech, Ft Totten, and Susan Wagner High School in Staten Island Thanks Dan for that added info
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    Covid Shots available for Retired FDNY Members

    Retired Members of the FDNY, yesterday Retired Capt John Bendick (site owner) advised me that he got his Covid shot. He said that it is available to Retired FDNY Members at either The Rock or Metro Tech. I believe he had to make an appointment for that shot and his second shot is to follow. If...
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    1/14/21 Brooklyn 5th Alarm Box 0268

    The assignment card for Brooklyn Box 268 - Montrose and Bushwick Aves from the year 1925 1st Alarm: E213, 237, 216 L108, 146 D11 Batt 37, 35 2nd Alarm: E206, 229, 218 L104 3rd Alarm: E221, 230, 217, 211 L124 B34 4th Alarm: E238, 271,212, 251 L102 5th Alarm: E17, 56, 20, 13 L18, 6...
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    News of Members

    Thank you Brad. That picture tells a story that only "I", William Dennis, aka Willy D, can fully understand. At this time I can NOT comment on "FREE DENNIS" painted on the side of that truck. Some of you may also remember a photo posted on this site showing the words "Willy D NFD" on the...
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    FDNY and NYC Firehouses and Fire Companies - 2nd Section

    Nice job done by DCFD Probie Firefighter Dan Potter, aka "Johnny Gage". Those of us who know Dan personally can also attest to the fact that he is a true gentleman. I have that poster which was given to me after that test by a member of the FDNYs Engine 46/Ladder 27 back in those busy 70s. My...
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    FDNY Commemorative Edition 1865-2000

    "Rich M" welcome to Nycfire.net As you see, if you are looking for the answer to a question regarding the FDNY, most likely you are sure to find somebody here can help you. Those of us who have been here for awhile, even guys outside of the FDNY, will attest to the fact that we respect each...
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    Total FDNY Responses 2018, 2019, 2020

    More numbers from Herbie Number of SERIOUS Incidents (Average about 5/day): 2018 - 1984 2019 - 1939 2020 - 1967
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    FDNY and NYC Firehouses and Fire Companies - 2nd Section

    A WEALTH of Information here on the History of the FDNY. I hope that this is NEVER LOST and that upcoming generations will be able to view it as we do today. "mack", based on what we read here about your father, if I were a B/C in the FDNY during the time of B.C. 60, "that's just were I'd want...
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    Total FDNY Responses 2018, 2019, 2020

    Included in the above list is the number of STRUCTUAL Fires: 2018 - 27,053 2019 - 26,148 2020 - 25,029
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    PLAQUE DEDICATION FOR DETECTIVE SYEVEN MCDONALD 7-12-18.

    I was advised by one of our members that today, January 10th, is the Third Anniversary of the passing of NYPD Detective Steven McDonald who was shot and became a paraplegic in 1986. He was a Role Model to so many, including the newest members of the NYPD. His son also became a NYC Police...
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    New Tillers

    I can’t believe I forgot New London. It’s my neighbor and got some great buddies on the job down there. To my Brothers and Sisters of “The Whaling Cities Bravest”, aka New London Fire Dept, your Uncle Wilfred D ask kindly for your forgiveness Thank you Lebby. Of course I’m very disappointed...
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    New Tillers

    That's True John. In Connecticut also Norwalk and Meriden.
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    News of Members

    Maybe some of the members here might be able to help. Now that the American Flag that Frank Meade (RIP) had donated to the FDNY/EMS has been recovered, Lebby has asked; "WHERE SHOULD IT GO" ? I suggested it go back to the EMS Station where Frank had delivered it to. Along with the story of...
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