IAGenWeb Project - Allamakee co. Misc. Historical Items
updated 05/16/07

New Albin Fire Dept.

New Albin Firehouse - photo by Errin Wilker, April 2007

New Albin Fire Chiefs
New Albin Fire Chiefs
Pictured are men who have been fire chiefs in New Albin over the years. 
L-R: Bob Dresselhaus (current chief as of 1978), Glenn Meyer, Connie Mauss, Floyd Pottratz, Pete Hartley, Elmer Middendorf
and Bernard Mauss.

New Albin Fire Board
Fire Board Members
Cleon Sires, left, Ray Zoll, center, and Roy Renk, right, were among New Albin men who took in the fish fry Friday night. 
Zoll and Renk are on the rural fire board which recently purchased a new truck for $22,000 from the
Fisco Corporation of Rochester, Minnesota.

New Albin Senior Citizen Firemen
Senior Citizen Firemen
Paul Meyer, left, Frank Weymiller, center, and Elmer Middendorf, right, were the oldest veterans
of the New Albin Fire Department who enjoyed a social hour and fish fry last week.

~source of historical photos : Allamakee Journal, February 1, 1978
~photo of the firehouse taken by Errin Wilker, April 2007
~contributed by Errin Wilker


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