History of the WFD: 1809-2015

History of the Waterville Fire DeptA new book entitled “History of the Waterville Fire Department 1809-2015″ is available for sale!

This fascinating book details the WFD’s history from 1809-2015 with stories and photos of the men and women who helped make the Fire Department what it is today.

Since the earliest years of city history, Waterville’s firefighters have put their lives on the line to protect its citizens from fire. Written by past experts on Fire Department history, this book documents the evolution of city firefighting from the earliest bucket brigades through to the post 911 Department. It also documents the biographies of Fire Officers, Career firefighters and many fire incidents throughout the department’s history. Illustrated throughout by many photographs.

Book(s) can be purchased from Lt. Scott Holst, at the Waterville Fire Department during normal business hours, through Amazon, Barnes & Noble or Booklocker.com.  ISBN-13: 9781634902014

Cost: $21.95 ($5 from each book sold will be going to a fundraiser for a Firefighters Memorial in front of Central Fire). Checks are to be made out to: Scott A. Holst.

FMI: Call Lt. Holst at 314-2703 or email scott.holst@yahoo.com