Stafford Volunteer Fire Department
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SVFD Mourns the Loss of a Former Member who Provided a Lifetime of Service to Family and Country

Assistant Chief Patrick Cantwell, January 05

John M. Egan Jr. was born January 6, 1939 in Bronx, New York and passed away December 24, 2016 at Mary Washington Hospital in Fredericksburg, Virginia at the age of 77. He is survived by his sons Sean (Anne) Egan and Richard (Irene) Egan and two grandsons Shane R. Egan and Sean E. Egan.

MGSGT John M. Egan Jr first joined the US Marine Corps as a reservist and later enlisted in active duty retiring ... (Full Story & Photos)

Santa Claus is Coming to Town on a Fire Truck Near You

Stafford Volunteers, December 14

Back by popular demand! The SVFD will be conducting Santa Runs through the neighborhoods in our first due response area on Friday, December 16th through Sunday December 18th. Santa will be coming through the area starting around 6pm Friday and Sunday. Due to the Stafford Parade, he will be starting around 7pm on Saturday.

We'll also be participating in the Stafford County Christmas Parade on the ... (Full Story & Photos)

Volunteer Fire Academy 01-16 Graduates

Assistant Chief Patrick Cantwell, July 08

Congratulations to Stafford County's Volunteer Fire Academy 01-16 who graduated on 7 July 2016. The Stafford Volunteer Fire Department had several members who graduated with their Firefighter I and II, Hazardous Materials Operations, and MayDay Firefighter Down certifications. We are looking forward to seeing these recruits continue to develop and serve the citizens of Stafford County as firefighters.

Company ... (Full Story & Photos)

Structure Fire in Ferry Farms

Firefighter Kirby Mills, May 05

This morning at approximately 3:45am, Truck 2 responded to the Ferry Farms neighborhood for a reported house on fire. Medic 7 arrived on the scene of a single story house with flames coming out of the windows on all sides and through the roof. Engine 7, Engine 1 and Fredericksburg Tower Ladder 1 arrived, attacked the fire and conducted the primary search. Truck 2 was the second arriving truck company, ... (Full Story & Photos)

2nd Annual John "Mac" McDonald Poker Run

April 22

On May 30, 2014 Battalion Chief John “Mac” McDonald was scheduled to complete his tour of duty but unfortunately this was to be Chief McDonald’s final tour of duty. John passed away early that morning resulting in a line of duty death.

John was a Navy veteran and a long-time fire official for the Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB) where he served as Firefighter and Battalion Chief for the Naval ... (Full Story & Photos)

Stafford Volunteer Injured On Scene

Firefighter Kirby Mills, March 10

Earlier this evening, Engine 2 and Assistant Chief 2 were dispatched to Stafford Ave for a report of a detached garage on fire. Crews arrived on scene to find fire coming out of a window. During their initial attack, a Stafford Volunteer Fire Department firefighter suffered minor injuries as the fire began to move into the attic. The firefighter was transported to the hospital for treatment and has ... (Full Story & Photos)

Two Fires in Three Hours

Firefighter Kirby Mills, February 22

Yesterday morning Company 2 took in back to back structure fires. The first occurred in Engine 1's first due at 5:16am with Truck 2 dispatched as the second due truck company where they assisted Engine 1, Engine 9, Engine 14, Engine 8, Truck 12, Rescue 1, Medic 7 and Medic 11. The second alarm came in at 8:31am and Engine 2 responded behind Engine 9 to assist Engine 533, Engine 8, Tower Ladder 4, ... (Full Story & Photos)

Congratulations Technician Frank Hall

Firefighter Kirby Mills, February 05

This past Monday, the Stafford Volunteer Fireman's Association held a special dinner to commemorate member Frank Hall's 49th year of continuous service with fire departments throughout Northern Virginia. Technician Frank Hall is the epitome of being "Dedicated 2 Excellence." We look forward to celebrating 50 years!... (Full Story & Photos)

Back to Back Fires to Kick Off 2016

Firefighter Kirby Mills, January 01

The first day of 2016 brought plenty of excitement for the Stafford Volunteer Fire Department. At approximately 4:30pm Truck 2 was dispatched to a residential fire in the Hartwood area. As the first arriving truck company the crew was tasked by command to assist Rockhill Volunteer Fire Department's Engine 8 and Tanker 8, Hartwood Volunteer Fire Department's Tanker 6, Falmouth Volunteers' Rescue 1, ... (Full Story & Photos)

2015 Santa Run Update

Firefighter Kirby Mills, December 12

Final preparations are underway for next week's Santa Runs. For the meantime, here's a promotional video. We're looking forward to spreading some holiday cheer, but we need your help spreading the word. Please share this video neighbors and member's of our community. Special thanks to Firefighter Gage Moore for putting this video together, the members that made last year such a success and are about ... (Full Story)

Santa Run 2015

Firefighter Kirby Mills, December 05

Back by popular demand! The SVFD will be conducting Santa Runs through the neighborhoods in our first due response area on Thursday, December 17th through Sunday December 20th from 5:30 to 7:30pm. We'll also be participating in the 1st Annual Stafford County Christmas Parade on the 19th. Some of the Santa Runs will conclude at Stafford Marketplace. Follow us on Facebook for upcoming information on ... (Full Story & Photos)

Condolences to the Butler Family

Firefighter Kirby Mills, December 03

The Stafford Volunteer Fire Department is saddened by the passing of Mrs. Butler and send our condolences to the Butler family. Mary was a founding member of the ladies auxiliary and her ties to the SVFD don't end there. Her husband James Butler served as President of the Stafford Volunteer Fireman's Association and their son Jimmy is a life member. She will be missed.... (Full Story)

Video Update

Firefighter Kirby Mills, November 12

It's been awhile since we've posted a video. Special thanks to Firefighter Gage Moore for the hard work on putting this together. Enjoy!... (Full Story)

Annual Open House

Firefighter Kirby Mills, September 30

Save the Date! The SVFD will be holding our annual Open House on Saturday, 17 October from 10am-2pm. There will be plenty of fun and activities for all ages. We look forward to seeing you there!... (Full Story & Photos)

First Due Residential Fire

Firefighter Kirby Mills, August 16

Engine 2 was the first arriving engine at a Residential Fire on Dent Rd. After laying out from the LDS Church on the corner, E2 found the delta side of the structure fully involved with the fire having spread to a car in the driveway. E2's crew made the interior attack on the ground floor while the ODC assumed command and Engine 9 connected the water supply. Rescue Engine 14 and Engine 9 personnel ... (Full Story & Photos)





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