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On July 22, 1943 Ambulance 2 was placed in service as part of Rescue Squad 2 with a 1943 Meteor/Chevrolet ambulance.In Fiscal Year 1944 (sometime after ambulance 2 was placed in service) Ambulance 3 was placed in service in the quarters of Engine 31 at 4930 Connecticut Ave. N.W. with a 1930 Buick/Flexible Ambulance.

July 23, 1903 Chemical Company 5 was organized and placed in service at 3203 Nichols Ave. S.E. (now Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. S.E.) with a 1903 American La France double tank 170 gallon chemical engine








Recent Calls
Tue. Jul 18th 2017
Two DC firefighters were injured early Tuesday morning while battling a two alarm fire in Northwest that left a dozen people displacedThe fire was reported just after 1 a.m. in the 200 block of Morgan Street NW just a few blocks from Engine 6 Truck 4's quarters.When firefighters arrived on the s...
Sun. Jul 9th 2017
A southeast fire early Sunday morning is now being called suspicious by fire officials.Around 3 a.m. firefighters from the Third Battalion responded to the 3900 block of Wheeler Road SE for a reported house fire.Fire units arrived on the scene and encounter heavy fire coming a from a two story dwell...
Sat. Jul 1st 2017
photos by DCFIREvideo by Antoun Issa‏ @antissaA DC firefighter was injured and four adults and two children are displaced after an early Saturday morning two alarm fire at a northwest row houseThe fire was reported shortly after 1 a.m. in the 1700 block of U Street just a block from a DC fire st...
Sat. Jun 24th 2017
DC Firefighters had to evacuated The Westin hotel in Northwest D.C. after a fire sent plumes of smoke into the air Saturday evening. The fire was reported just before 8 p.m. at the hotel in the 1400 block of M Street at Thomas CircleFirefighters reported a fire in the kitchen of Rural Society, ...
Sat. Jun 24th 2017
photos video by DCFIREEMSUPDATE SUNDAY Chief Dean briefs press. We are sad to announce 1 fatality recovered from Peabody St NW. Cadaver dogs find no evidence of further victims.About a dozen people had to be rescued from a massive three alarm fire that erupted early Saturday morning at a northwest a...

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