Port Chester
 
 
Past Chiefs

CHIEF ENGINEERS
OF THE
PORT CHESTER FIRE DEPARTMENT

 

JOHN W. LOUNSBURY

1859-1862

CLINTON

THOMAS T. TOMPKINS

1863-1868

PUTNAM

THOMAS H. HALPIN

1869-1870

HARRY HOWARD

JACOB MERSEREAU

1871-1876

PUTNAM

GEORGE H. LOUNSBURY

1877-1878

RELIANCE

JAMES W. FINLEY

1879-1882

HARRY HOWARD

JACOB MERSEREAU

1883-1884

PUTNAM

GEORGE A. FISH

1885-1888

Independent Candidate#

W. EDGAR LOWDEN

1889-1896

HARRY HOWARD

EDWIN F. STUDWELL

1897-1900

RELIANCE

JACOB HESS

1901-1903

FIRE PATROL*

PHILIP BAKER

1903-1908

MELLOR

CHARLES E. LOUNSBURY

1909-1912

RELIANCE

JAMES S. MERRITT

1913-1916

FIRE PATROL

MATTHEW JENKINS

1917-1920

PUTNAM

DR. EVERETT  J. ALLEN

1921-1924

HARRY HOWARD

J. AUGUST McCULLOUGH

1925-1928

WASHINGTON

GEORGE BIRKETT

1929-1930

BROOKSVILLE

FREDERICK N. LOUNSBURY

1931-1932

RELIANCE

WALTER A. MERTZ

1933-1934

HARRY HOWARD

ERIC JENSEN

1935-1936

MELLOR

C. ROY MOGER

1937-1938

RELIANCE

PHILIP SHERIDAN

1939-1940

WASHINGTON

FRED G. HARTLIEB

1941-1942

BROOKSVILLE

JOHN RATHGEB

1943-1944

FIRE PATROL

ARDEN N. SMITH

1945-1946

MELLOR

L. LESLIE COMSTOCK

1947-1948

HARRY HOWARD

HAROLD R. PEARSON

1949-1950

RELIANCE

PATRICK W. NETHERCOTT

1951-1952

WASHINGTON

FRANK FAFFLEY

1953-1954

BROOKSVILLE

WALTER E. STUDWELL

1955-1956

HARRY HOWARD

WILLIAM GREGORY

1957-1958

MELLOR

HARRY BRANSTROM

1959-1960

PUTNAM

PAUL VENNERS

1961-1962

RELIANCE

WILLIAM SNIFFEN

1963-1964

HARRY HOWARD

WILLIAM NETHERCOTT

1965-1966

WASHINGTON

DANIEL ROSS

1967-1968

MELLOR

MATTHEW TWARDY

1969-1970

BROOKSVILLE

FRANK ARBUSTO

1971

FIRE PATROL

VINCENT RATHGEB

1972-1974

WASHINGTON

WILLIAM CARLSON

1975-1976

HARRY HOWARD

ARTHUR SCHIFF

1977-1978

PUTNAM

ANTHONY TARASCIO

1979-1980

BROOKSVILLE

NIELS R. HANSEN

1981-1982

MELLOR

HARRY HAYES

1983-1984

WASHINGTON

ROBERT THALHEIMER

1985-1986

RELIANCE

VINCENT A. LYONS

1987-1988

HARRY HOWARD

THOMAS GALLAGHER

1989-1990

MELLOR

WILLIAM NETHERCOTT JR.

1991-1992

WASHINGTON

MICHAEL DI LEO

1993

BROOKSVILLE

THOMAS GALLAGHER

1994

MELLOR

ROBERT P. GERARDI

1995-1996

PUTNAM

WILLIAM M. BARNES JR.

1997-1998

RELIANCE

GEORGE SZCZERBA

1999- 2000

HARRY HOWARD

WILLIAM OXER

2001-2002

WASHINGTON

JOSEPH PUGLIESE

2003- 2004

BROOKSVILLE

PETER MUTZ

2005-2006

MELLOR

CHARLES NIELSEN

2007-2008

PUTNAM

ROBERT DROUGHT

2009-2010

RELIANCE

 

WE ALSO HONOR THOSE WHO HAVE SERVED THE DEPARTMENT
AS ASSISTANT ENGINEERS
WITHOUT REACHING THE OFFICE
OF
CHIEF ENGINEER

 

JACOB G. RAYMOND

1859-1862

CLINTON

WILLIAM T. KELLY

1863-1868

HARRY HOWARD

WILFORD P. PURDY

1863-1866

CLINTON

ALEXANDER WORDEN

1867-1869

PUTNAM

TIMOTHY FITZPATRICK

1869-1873

CLINTON

EDWARD WORTH

1873

PUTNAM *

WILLIAM YOUNG

1870-1872

HARRY HOWARD

JOHN DAVIS

1877-1878

PUTNAM

WILLIAM D. ROCKWELL

1879-1882

PUTNAM

WILLIAM P. LYON

1879-1882

RELIANCE

JOHN J. MARTIN

1883-1884

RELIANCE

W. CHAUNCEY SNIFFEN

1885-1888

PUTNAM HOSE

JAMES E. ROCKWELL

1889-1892

PUTNAM/MORRIS

JOSEPH MARNETT

1921-1923

WASHINGTON*

FRANCES A. REENEY

1927-1929

RELIANCE

ROBERT RICHARDS SR.

1963

BROOKSVILLE

 

* Denotes died in office

# Not officially nominated by any company