Live Burn Drill

On Tuesday, 7/28/15, the Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department participated in a live burn drill for members, including new probationary members.  Proper firefighting technique was taught in a safe learning environment.

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MVC into a Tree

On June 20th, 2015, the Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department responded to a call with a vehicle into a tree.  Victims were removed and 3 patients were transported for treatment.

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MVC on Crain Highway

On June 14th, Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department responded to a two vehicle collision at the intersection of Crain Highway and Smallwood Drive.   Crews secured the scene and one person was transported to the hospital.

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In Honor of Vernon Monday

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Photo By: Brody Maddox Photography

It is with a heavy heart and deep sorrow that the Waldorf Volunteer Department, Inc. announces the passing of Vernon Monday, Life Member and past Deputy Chief. Vernon served our country, community, and department with the highest loyalty and honor. He will be missed greatly.

Visitation is set for Wednesday, June 17th at New Life Wesleyan Church, 9690 Shephards Creek Pl White Plains, MD, from 1300-1600 and 1800-2100 with Firemen Prayers at 1900.

Due to parking constraints, please refrain from bringing large apparatus to the visitation.

The funeral will be held on Thursday June 18th at noon at New Life Wesleyan Church, with internment to follow at Cheltenham Veterans Cemetery, 11301 Crain Highway Cheltenham, MD.

Any department interested in bringing apparatus to the funeral or assisting with fill-in coverage during the visitation and funeral should contact William Smith, contact information as follows:

William L. Smith, Jr.
Coordinator / PIO / EMT
Charles County Volunteer Firemen’s Association
Charles County Association of Emergency Medical Services
301-934-3581 (office)
240-393-1614 (cell)
smithB@ccvfireems.org (email)

We expect to provide additional information regarding the visitation and funeral in the coming days

Respectfully,

Benjamin Jenkins, Chief of Department
Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department, Inc.

3245 Old Washington Rd
Waldorf, MD 20602

Team Building Drill

Waldorf Companies 3 and 12 came together this Tuesday for a team building, truck operations drill.  Ventilation skills, search and rescue, forcible entry, and lighting and ladder ops were all covered at various stations.

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MVC into Building

This morning, 5/9/15, the Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department responded to a call for a motor vehicle into a building.   Occupants were safe, although structural damage did occur.

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