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Decatur Township Fire Department
Station 71 - Valley Mills

Decatur Township is located in southwest Marion County. DTFD provides Fire, Rescue and EMS Services to approximately 30,000 residents in a thirty-three square mile area. The department is staffed with 64 paid professional firefighters and paramedics.

Engine - Aerial - Ambulance - Rescue - Wishard Medic

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Aerial 771 - 2003 Pierce Dash 100' Rear-mount platform- 2000gpm/400gal
Station 71 - 5410 S. High School Road - DTFD Headquarters
Located adjacent to Decatur Central High School, this firehouse is home to Engine, Ladder, Rescue, Medic and Ambulance 71
and Battalion 7. This large building also houses DTFD Headquarters and the Dectaur Township Trustees office on the right side.
 
Aerial 771 - 2003 Pierce Dash 100' Rear-mount platform- 2000gpm/400gal

Aerial 771 - 2003 Pierce Dash 100' Rear-mount platform- 2000gpm/400gal
Aerial 771 serves as the only Ladder Company within Decatur Township

 
Aerial 771 - 2003 Pierce Dash 100' Rear-mount platform - 2000gpm/400gal
Aerial 771 - 2003 Pierce Dash 100' Rear-mount platform - 2000gpm/400gal
If a second Ladder is needed Ladder 81 will respond from nearby Wayne Township for mutual aid.
 
Engine 771 - 2003 Kenworth/Pierce Pumper - 1500gpm/750gal
Engine 771 - 2003 Kenworth/Pierce Pumper - 1500gpm/750gal
 
Engine 771 - 2003 Kenworth/Pierce Pumper - 1500gpm/750gal
Engine 771 - 2003 Kenworth/Pierce Pumper - 1500gpm/750gal
 
Rescue 771 - 1992 Freightliner/Summit Walk-around - Medium Rescue

Rescue 771 - 1992 Freightliner/Summit Walk-around - Medium Rescue
When a confirmed entrapment is called in by the Engine Company, the crew from Aerial 771 cross over to this rig
which includes additional extrication tools, cribbing and other tactical rescue equipment.

 
Ambulance 771 - 2001 Ford E-450/MedTec

Ambulance 71 - 2008 GMC 4400/Horton
Ambulance 71 runs as either BLS or ALS depending on the personnel on shift that day. Wishard Medic 71 is also stationed
at Station 71 and provides primary ALS EMS response throughout the Township.

 
Wishard Medic 71 - 2004 Ford E-450/Excellance
Wishard Medic 71 - 2004 Ford E-450/Excellance
Medic71 provides ALS Service & transport for the township.
 
C71
Utility 71 - 1998 Jeep Cherokee
This vehicle previously served as the Fire Chief's response car.
 
Ambulance 771 - 2001 Ford E-450/MedTec

Reserve Ambulance (former A771) - 2001 Ford E-450/MedTec

 
Ambulance 771 - 2001 Ford E-450/MedTec
Reserve Ambulance (former A771) - 2001 Ford E-450/MedTec
 
Reserve Truck 771 - late 1981 Ford C/Pierce Pumper - 1250gpm/500gal

Former Reserve Truck 771 - 1981 Ford C/Pierce Pumper - 1250gpm/500gal
This rig served as a reserve engine before being sold to Wayne-Harrison-Montgomery VFD in Owen County in 2004

Decatur Township Fire Department

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