BOB SELHEIMER
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  • Dover, DE
  • United States
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BOB SELHEIMER updated their profile
Oct 31, 2014
BOB SELHEIMER liked Wendy Norris's group International Association of Fire Chiefs- Safety Health & Survival Section
Oct 27, 2014
BOB SELHEIMER commented on Matthew R. Haight's group Truck Firefighter
"My first fire was a tavren, I rode shotgun, on a 1934 hahn. I was only 15 years old."
Oct 12, 2014
BOB SELHEIMER joined Matthew R. Haight's group
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Truck Firefighter

For people who are assigned to truck companies or people who love ladder trucks
Oct 12, 2014
BOB SELHEIMER posted a blog post

Volunteer and Paid Firefighters

I want to take the time, and say. You all, are doing a great job. If it wasn't for you! who would do it!!!!!The volunteers, You, sometimes never get any thanks. But why do we do it. Only thing I can think of , we love doing it.Paid firefighters, you also are doing a great job. You have a big job to take care of. That's our cities.You have high rising building.A lot of people have no idea what it all about.All they know is, to call 911.I think a lot of people, never look at it, our way.John F.…See More
Oct 11, 2014
BOB SELHEIMER commented on Jennifer's group WESTERN NEW YORK FIREFIGHTERS
"I would like to take the time to say: Volunteers, you do a great job, if it wasn't for you, who would do it? John F. Kennedy once said: Don't ask, what your country can do for you. But ask what you can do for your country. You man, and…"
Oct 11, 2014
BOB SELHEIMER and Scott Sammons are now friends
Oct 10, 2014
BOB SELHEIMER liked Jennifer's group WESTERN NEW YORK FIREFIGHTERS
Oct 5, 2014
BOB SELHEIMER joined Jennifer's group
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WESTERN NEW YORK FIREFIGHTERS

A PLACE FOR FIREFIGHTERS IN ERIE AND SURROUNDING COUNTIES
Oct 5, 2014
BOB SELHEIMER liked Merritt Long's group Firefighting History & Traditions
Oct 5, 2014
BOB SELHEIMER joined Merritt Long's group
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Firefighting History & Traditions

Here we will talk about various topics relating directly to the history of firefighting, our equipment and various other items.
Oct 4, 2014
BOB SELHEIMER commented on Mike's group Vintage Apparatus
"When I first started, back in the day. 1955, American Lafrance were very popular. My station had Ward LaFrance, back then, and an old 1934 Hahun, I don't know if I spelled it right or not. It was pertty fast. It pump for 37 hours stright, when…"
Oct 4, 2014
BOB SELHEIMER and john are now friends
Oct 4, 2014
BOB SELHEIMER was featured
Sep 29, 2014
BOB SELHEIMER posted a blog post

LOOKING BACK

# 1 > Looking back over the years, things have really changed,65 years ago at the age of 15, I was voted in as a Junior member, later on I was voted in as president of the junior's, at 20, I became a driver operator, trucks, ambulance, with training. At 21 became fire police,I was asked to be Assistant Director of the Ambulance Board. Last year the wife and I went back to our old home town, called Linwood Pa. I visited the fire station, I asked did you know Chief of Police Russel Chaney? He…See More
Sep 25, 2014
BOB SELHEIMER joined Mike's group
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Vintage Apparatus

This group is for those of us that have an interest in the older "retired" apparatus.
Sep 24, 2014

Profile Information

What State do you live in?
DE
Type of Organization
Volunteer Fire Department
Job Function
Firefighter/Driver Operator, Other
Years in Fire/EMS:
20 years
Primary Fire/EMS Department:
20 years
Years With Department/Agency
10 Linwood PA - 10 Claymont Delaware
Other Past or Current Departments and Organizations
I also worked up at State Fire School, In Delaware, as Instrcutor, aid.

At Linwood Fire Station No. 39, in the State of Pa. I was Aisst Director of the Ambulance Board.

At Claymont Fire Stations back in the years of the early 60s, I was Fire Recorder for Stations 13 and 31.
My Training:
I had training in State of PA.
In Delaware with Claymont, a military training, and at State Fire School, in the State of Delaware.
About Me:
I do write blogs, about the men who fought fires. I like to put on a blog, to get people interested, in them. To let them see what it is all about fire fighting.
I have about 10 blogs on fire fighting.
Day Job:
Retired
Relationship Status:
Married
Why I Joined Fire/EMS
My brother was assit Chief
I followed after him.
Why I Love Fire/EMS
I have it in my blood, I always had a love for it.

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LOOKING BACK

Posted on October 12, 2014 at 5:01pm 0 Comments

# 1 > Looking back over the years, things have really changed,65 years ago at the age of 15, I was voted in as a Junior member, later on I was voted in as president of the junior's, at 20, I became a driver operator, trucks, ambulance, with training. At 21 became fire police,I was asked to be Assistant Director of the Ambulance Board. Last year the wife and I went back to our old home town, called Linwood Pa. I visited the fire station, I asked did you know Chief of Police Russel Chaney?…

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Volunteer and Paid Firefighters

Posted on October 11, 2014 at 8:00pm 0 Comments

I want to take the time, and say. You all, are doing a great job. If it wasn't for you! who would do it!!!!!

The volunteers, You, sometimes never get any thanks. But why do we do it. Only thing I can think of , we love doing it.

Paid firefighters, you also are doing a great job. You have a big job to take care of. That's our cities.

You…

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At 12:21am on September 23, 2014, Fireyladd - Chief Sharp said…

Welcome to Firefighter Nation Bob. I'm glad you joined the group. There is lots to do, read and be involved with. Your participation and involvement is important to us all.

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