On August 17th, 2019, Engine Co. 3 as well as members of the department celebrated Honorary Chief Joe Tartaglia’s 50 Years of Service. Chief Tartaglia joined the ranks of Engine Company 1 on August 17, 1969. Chief Tartaglia would hold several positions in Engine 1 including Steward, Sergeant-at-Arms and Vice President.

Chief Tartaglia has joined a club that not many members reach, the 50 years of service club. He has become # 10 in active members in the department to attain 50 years of service.

Congratulations Honorary Chief Joseph A. Tartaglia Jr for achieving 50 years of service to the Mineola Volunteer Fire Department!

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Memorial Day Photos

Engine 167

2002 Pierce 1500 GPM Pumper


Photos courtesy of FF Anthony Natale.

Antique Engine 163

1953 Ward LaFrance 1000 GPM Pumper

Joseph A. Tartaglia's 50 Year Anniversary

Engine 166

1993 E-One 1750 GPM Pumper