Bullard Save A Life Club Members

05-28-2017
Department - Manatee County Search and Rescue

Location - Parrish, Florida

Rescuers - Commander Jared Leggett, Logistics Officer Sheena Leggett, Training Officer Michael Dvorack, and K9 Kanin

Description - Click here to read the press release


12-12-2016
Member - Mike Stromberg
Department - Joliet Fire Dept.

Location - Joliet, Illinois

Rescuers - John Merriman - Captain Brian Baudek - Apparatus Operator

Description - Joliet Fire Dept. on December 12, 2016 was dispatched to a structure fire 1 block away from their station. Engine 5 found fire through the back roof of the building with occupants in the interior stairwell stating someone went back inside and did not come out. Captain Merriman, along with Apparatus Operator Brian Baudek, found heavy smoke to the floor and began their second story search. The search team thermal imager saw a hand trying to open a window, so the crew grabbed the victims arm and pulled him to the stairwell.


04-24-2016
Department - Marion County Fire Rescue

Location - Ocala, Florida

Rescuers - Firefighters: Lieutenant Robert Kruger, Lieutenant Bob Walsh, Engineer Michael Hoover, Engineer Daniel Tew, Firefighter/EMT Charles Carey, and Firefighter/EMT Levi Nevels

04-23-2015
Department - Harrison Township Fire Department

Location - Dayton, OH

Rescuers - Firefighters Chad Brown, Bob Spirk, Ryan Moore, Caleb Stelzer and Lieutenant Andy Follick
Survivors - One adult

12-26-2014
Department - Jacksonville Fire & Rescue Departmen

Location - Dayton, OH

Rescuers - Engine 13, Engine 20, Engine 28, Squad 12 and Ladder 1 from C Shift
Survivors - Four adults and two children

08-26-2014
Department - Harrison Township Fire Department

Location - Dayton, OH

Rescuers - Firefighters Chad Brown, Bob Spirk, Ryan Moore, Caleb Stelzer and Lieutenant Andy Follick
Survivors - Two children

07-05-2013
Department - Swan River Fire Department

Location - Swan River, Manitoba

Rescuers - Firefighters Jordan Rooks and Steven Gillis
Survivors - One adult

12-13-2013
Department - Bayou Cane Fire Protection District

Location - Houma, LA

Rescuers - Captain Tory Bienvenu, Captain Kurt Detillier, Captain Cody Hebert and Engineer Brandon Jackson
Survivors - One adult

05-21-2012
Department - Lake Zurich Fire Rescue Department

Location - Lake Zurich, Illinois

Rescuers - Lieutenant Rick Johnson, Firefighter/Paramedic Jason Henriksen
Survivors - One adult

12-21-2011
Department - Lake Zurich Fire Department

Location - Lake Zurich, IL

Rescuers - Lieutenant Richard Johnson and Firefighter Jason Henriksen
Survivors - One adult

11-19-2011
Department - Enid Fire Department

Location - Enid, OK

Rescuers - Lt. Cory Weber, Driver Marck Morris, FF Eric Cosby
Survivors - One adult

07-11-2011
Department - Westpoint Fire Department

Location - Westpoint, MA

Rescuers - Chief Brian Legendre, Deputy Fire Chief Allen Manley, Firefighter Daniel Baldwin
Survivors - One adult

12-30-2009
Department - Chelmsford Fire Department

Location - Chelmsford, MA

Rescuers - Captain Dan Funaro, Firefighter Kevin O'Brien, Firefighter Dan Corey, Firefighter Michael Chiasson and Firefighter Dan Manley
Survivors - One adult

12-04-2009
Department - The City of Collins Fire Department

Location - Collins, MS

Rescuers - Firefighters Chief John B. Pope, III, Captain Joseph Barnes, Assistant Chief Shannon Yates, Jeff Walls, Clint Ellis, Scott Pegram, Paul Magee, Brandon Childress, Jake Dickerson, Ray Dickerson and Jimmy White.
Survivors - Haz-Mat Spill

10-21-2009
Department - Brick Fire District

Location - Brick, NJ


10-06-2009
Department - Blaney Fire Department

Location - Elgin, SC

Rescuers - Captain Bradley Branham, Deputy Doug Barton, Captian John Terry, Engineer Joey Watkins
Survivors - One adult

08-25-2009
Department - Burlington Fire Department

Location - Burlington, KY

Rescuers - Firefighter Chad Eha, Firefighter Eric Campbell, Firefighter Doug Moore, Firefighter Joe Jamison and Firefighter Scott Hegener
Survivors - One adult

07-27-2009
Department - Portage la Prairie Fire Department

Location - Portage la Prairie, Canada

Rescuers - Portage la Prairie Captain David Sproat, Deputy Chief Dave Holmes, Firefighters Stephen Moffit, Curtis Rance, and Darren Vandenbussche
Survivors - One adult

04-10-2009
Department - Midland Fire Department

Location - Midland, Texas

Rescuers - Captain Vondell Woolfolk, Jayme Farmer, Shawn Creel, Martin Phiffer and Kevin Shelton
Survivors - One adult

12-30-2008
Department - Lake Zurich Fire Rescue Department

Location - Lake Zurich, Illinois

Rescuers - Lieutenant Phil Cappitelli, Firefighters Scott Nemeth and Greg Brendle
Survivors - One adult

11-09-2008
Department - Muncie Fire Department

Location - Muncie, Indiana

Rescuers - Lt Sean Burcham, Sgt. Mark Hill, Firefighters Duane Carter and Bryce Unger
Survivors - One adult

10-26-2008
Department - Sanbornton Fire Department

Location - Sanbornton, NH

Rescuers - Chief John DeSilva, Deputy Chief Steven Surowiec, Deputy Chief Scott Taylor, FF Deborah Coleman, FF Guy Giunta, FF Stephanie Read, FF Gary Shaffer, FF Craig Simpson
Survivors - Team Save

10-26-2008
Department - New Hampton Fire Department

Location - New Hampton, NH

Rescuers - Chief Michael Drake, FF Michael P. Drake, FF Evan Hacker and FF Steve Harris
Survivors - One adult

10-07-2008
Department - Bedford Fire Department

Location - Bedford, TX

Rescuers - Lt. Mike Swanson, FF Lee Ferguson, FF Jason Whitehead
Survivors - One adult

03-06-2008
Department - Page Fire Department

Location - Page, AZ

Rescuers - Captain Paul J. Marlow, Fire Marshal Erik Sorensen, Jeff Wilson and Thaddeus Glover
Survivors - One adult

02-25-2008
Department - Hummelstown Volunteer Fire Department

Location - Hummelstown, PA

Rescuers - Captain Richard Fanning, Jimmy Lewis, Duane Wood, Keith Shank, Dave Still, Ken Fruhwirth, Jr., Chief Charles Cogan and Chief Steve Kienzle, Jr.
Survivors - adult male and female

09-27-2007
Department - University City Fire Department

Location - University City, Missouri

Rescuers - Captain Kristopher Guittar, Private Bill Gruendler
Survivors - 3 month old infant

05-20-2007
Department - Hershey Volunteer Fire Department

Location - Hershey, Pennsylvania

Rescuers - Lieutenant John Foley, Lieutenant Scott Stein, Firefighters Raymond Moose, Kerry Starner, Mark Milas
Survivors - adult male

05-03-2007
Department - Fort Worth Fire Department

Location - Fort Worth, Texas

Rescuers - Captain Manuel Perez, Engineer Randy Townley, Firefighters Kurt Howard, Jason Lovely
Survivors - elderly woman

04-04-2007
Department - Columbia Fire Department

Location - Columbia, South Carolina

Rescuers - Captain Andrew Dempsey, Captain Robert Joyner, Engineer Robert Holmes, Firefighters Randy Rousch and Ron Rich
Survivors - Julia Daniel

02-18-2007
Department - Rock Hill Fire Department

Location - Rock Hill, Missouri

Rescuers - Captain Kevin Halloran, Firefighters Steve Moore, Paul Kordik and Greg Kuester
Survivors - elderly woman

12-18-2006
Department - Plymouth Fire Department

Location - Plymouth, Massachusetts

Rescuers - Lt. Gregory Kane, Firefighter Michael Morrill
Survivors - Brian Butler

07-28-2006
Department - The City of Florence Fire Department

Location - Florence, South Carolina

Rescuers - Captain Robert Holland, Firefighter Richard Lawhon, Firefighter Sheldon Sand
Survivors - Lula Bell Brown

02-26-2006
Department - LaPlace Volunteer Fire Department

Location - LaPlace, Louisiana

Rescuers - Firefighter Paul Anders, Firefighter Michael Allert, Firefighter Nick Rivera
Survivors - Adult woman

01-25-2006
Department - Eden Fire Department

Location - Eden, North Carolina

Rescuers - Chief Doug Cline, Firefighter Kevin Dunn
Survivors - Adult woman

12-06-2005
Department - Sunset Fire Department

Location - Sunset, Utah

Rescuers - Capt. James Weston, FF Anthony Swenson, FF Tallen Berkeley

12-05-2005
Department - City of Conroe Fire Department

Location - Conroe, Texas

Rescuers - FF Blaine Pyles, FF Lloyd Sandefer, FF Thomas Chavis, FF Dustin McDonald
Survivors - One adult woman

11-29-2005
Department - Joliet Fire Department

Location - Joliet, Illinois

Rescuers - Capt. Mike Stromberg, FF/PM Tony Maffeo
Survivors - One adult man

09-30-2005
Department - Phoenix Fire Department, Duncansville Volunteer Fire Department

Location - Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania

Rescuers - Firefighter Jacob Duraso (Phoenix FD), Firefighter Zach Johnson (Duncansville VFD)
Survivors - One elderly woman

07-31-2005
Department - City of Florence Fire Department

Location - Florence, South Carolina

Rescuers - Capt. Steven McCormick, Firefighter/Driver Kevin Coleman, Firefighter Bryan Molina
Survivors - One elderly man

07-06-2005
Department - Hitchcock Volunteer Fire Department

Location - Hitchcock, Texas

Rescuers - Capt. Richard Harrison, Jr., Asst. Chief Scott Fleming
Survivors - One teenage boy

06-21-2005
Department - Cottleville Fire Protection District

Location - Cottleville, Missouri

Rescuers - Capt. Scott Bumeter, Firefighter Eric Litteken, Firefighter Reid Roberts
Survivors - One adult man

05-20-2005
Department - Irvington Fire Department

Location - Irvington, New Jersey

Rescuers - Firefighter Richard Charniga, Firefighter John Hodo, Firefighter Broden Swanson
Survivors - One adult man

03-25-2005
Department - East Bank Volunteer Fire Department

Location - East Bank, West Virginia

Rescuers - Firefighter Viktor Rempel
Survivors - One elderly man

02-18-2005
Department - Neu-Ulm Fire Department

Location - Neu-Ulm, Germany

Rescuers - Firefighter Viktor Rempel
Survivors - One elderly man

01-21-2005
Department - Camden Fire Department

Location - Camden, South Carolina

Rescuers - Lt. Matt Davis, Eng. Greg Johnson, Firefighter Jason Bryson
Survivors - One adult man

01-14-2005
Department - Columbia Fire Department

Location - Columbia, South Carolina

Rescuers - Capt. David Laird, Senior Firefighter Joseph Alaimo
Survivors - One adult man

01-10-2005
Department - Madison Volunteer Fire Department

Location - Madison, West Virginia

Rescuers - Asst. Chief Jim Lambert, Senior Firefighter Anthony Runyon, Senior Firefighter Joey Linville, Lt. Dale Kirby (Danville VFD)
Survivors - One adult man

11-04-2004
Department - Whitney Point Fire Department

Location - Whitney Point, New York

Rescuers - Capt. Mike Sura, Capt. Nick Sculley
Survivors - One elderly woman

10-29-2004
Department - Thorn Township Volunteer Fire Department

Location - Thornville, Ohio

Rescuers - Firefighter Robert Sands, Firefighter Dave McIntyre
Survivors - One child

07-23-2004
Department - Galveston Fire Department

Location - Galveston, Texas

Rescuers - FF David Rojas, FF Vincent Cortez
Survivors - One adult woman

07-09-2004
Department - DeSoto Missouri Rural Fire Protection District

Location - Riverside, Ohio

Rescuers - Capt. Tony Picarella, FF Josh Kerivan, FF Robert Newkirk, FF Robert Lang, Jr.
Survivors - One adult man

03-21-2004
Department - Spring Lake Park-Blaine-Mounds View Fire Department

Location - Spring Lake Park, Minnesota

Rescuers - Capt. Ken Martin, FF Chris Lueck
Survivors - One young boy

03-03-2004
Department - Marietta Fire Department

Location - Marietta, Georgia

Rescuers - Comm. Kip Stanger, F/E J.D. Hill, FF Paul Molinaro, FF/Eng. Clay Barnett, FF Mitch Kingsley, FF Matt Myers, FF Calvin Platt
Survivors - One adult man

02-24-2004
Department - Girdwood Fire Department

Location - Girdwood, Alaska

Rescuers - FF/EMT Brent Stone, FF/EMT Rhonda Bedard, FF Wayne Stalcup, Eng. Jason Stockinger, FF Pat Lovelace, FF Dave Sims, Capt. Matt Olson, Capt. Tyler Zollinger, Capt. Kurt Troyer, EMT Sue Lukens, FF Nick Nielson, FF Mike Kuchar, Chief William Chadwick, Asst. Chief Matthew Shields
Survivors - One teenage boy

01-07-2004
Department - Charlottesville Fire Department

Location - Charlottesville, Virginia

Rescuers - Capt. Robert Bragg, FF Brian Powell, FF Darrin Short, FF Megan Butasek
Survivors - One elderly woman

11-21-2003
Department - The City of East Orange Department of Fire

Location - East Orange, New Jersey

Rescuers - FF Matthew Crespin, Capt. Joe Scornavacca, FF Crash Harris
Survivors - One young boy

11-11-2003
Department - Knottsville Volunteer Fire Department

Location - Knottsville, Kentucky

Rescuers - FF Brian Lanham, FF Wesley Millay
Survivors - One adult woman

11-10-2003
Department - Crescent Springs Fire Department

Location - Crescent Springs, Kentucky

Rescuers - FF Frank Hicks, FF Bob Wiseman, FF Matt Dahlenburg
Survivors - One adult man

11-09-2003
Department - Riverside Fire Department

Location - Riverside, Ohio

Rescuers - Lt. Jason Jewett, BC Chad Follick, FF Jim Hart, FF Chris Brock
Survivors - One adult woman

10-02-2003
Department - Frankton Fire Department

Location - Frankton, Indiana

Rescuers - Chief Chi Baldwin, FF Josh Shepherd
Survivors - One adult man

06-09-2003
Department - Riverside Fire Department

Location - Riverside, Ohio

Rescuers - Lt. Jason Jewett, FF Tom Janowiecki
Survivors - One adult man

04-15-2003
Department - The Woodlands Fire Department

Location - The Woodlands, Texas

Rescuers - D/O Scott Grimes, FF/PM Joe Campbell, Capt. Bob Moore
Survivors - One adult man

01-23-2003
Department - Carthage Clipper Fire Department

Location - Carthage, Illinois

Rescuers - FF Tony Slater, FF Travis Duffy, FF Dave Steinkamp

12-04-2002
Department - Lodi Fire Department

Location - Lodi, California

Rescuers - FE Mike Harden, FF Mike Woznik
Survivors - One adult man

10-20-2002
Department - Mariemont Fire Department

Location - Mariemont, Ohio

Rescuers - Asst. Chief Matthew Morgan, FF Brent Uckotter
Survivors - One adult woman

10-18-2002
Department - Anderson Fire Department

Location - Anderson, Indiana

Rescuers - FF/PM Doc Watson, FF/EMT Tom Privett
Survivors - Rene Johnson

09-06-2002
Department - Bad Fussing Volunteer Fire Department

Location - Bad Fussing, Bavaria

Rescuers - Names withheld
Survivors - One elderly man, one elderly woman (names withheld)

08-02-2002
Department - Memphis Fire Department

Location - Memphis, Tennessee

Rescuers - Lt. Tony Redwine, FF Patrick Sawyer, FF Darryl Mitchell, FD Jeffrey Taylor, FF/EMT Chris Stephens, FF Leland Hopkins
Survivors - Two teenage boys (names withheld)

07-01-2002
Department - Southeast Volunteer Fire Department

Location - Carriere, Mississippi

Rescuers - FF Mark McCormick, FF David Jeffcoat

06-01-2002
Department - Anchorage Fire Department

Location - Anchorage, Alaska

Rescuers - Sr. Capt. Jim Kenshalo, Firefighter Grant Walker, Firefighter Mike Wittman

05-31-2002
Department - Alexandria Fire Department

Location - Alexandria, Indiana

Rescuers - FF/PM Todd Cawthorn, FF Brian Cuneo
Survivors - Gene Brown

03-29-2002
Department - Muncie Fire Department

Location - Muncie, Indiana

Rescuers - FF Steve Snyder, FF Greston Hopper
Survivors - Jonda Morris (42)

02-05-2002
Department - Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service

Location - Winnipeg, Manitoba

Rescuers - FF Tim Fraser, FF Lawrence Kasdorf
Survivors - One adult woman

12-16-2001
Department - Copley Fire Department

Location - Copley, Ohio

Rescuers - FF John Gordon, FF David Sandmann, FF Chris Fultz, FF Pat Friend, FF Jason Maurer, FF Joel Hostetler
Survivors - Name withheld

11-24-2001
Department - Bolivar County Volunteer Fire Department

Location - Skene, Mississippi

Rescuers - Chief Kenneth Webster, Asst. Chief Joe Phillips, FF James Winston, Fire Explorer Jeff Joel
Survivors - Alex Hawkins

11-03-2001
Department - Menomonie Fire Department

Location - Menomonie, Wisconsin

Rescuers - FF John Entorf, FF Denny Klass, FF Kyle Repaal, FF Jon Fisher
Survivors - Mary Hovland (79)

07-02-2001
Department - University City Department

Location - Universtiy City, Missouri

Rescuers - PM/FF Bob Rump, PM/FF Dave Larkin, Acting BC Steve Schmitt, Eng. David Wall
Survivors - Eulus Gavin (24)

06-22-2001
Department - Bridgeton Fire Department

Location - Bridgeton, New Jersey

Rescuers - Lt. Gregory Poeppel, FF Robert Strittmatter, FF John Schaffer, FF Donald Sims and FF Rodney Yamasaki
Survivors - Janet Cradle (47)

05-31-2001
Department - Alexandria Fire Department

Location - Alexandria, Indiana

Rescuers - FF/PM Todd Cawthorn, FF Brian Cuneo
Survivors - Gene Brown (45)

05-08-2001
Department - Roanoke County Fire Department

Location - Roanoke County, Virginia

Rescuers - BC Charlie King, Lt. Jeff Lawson, Med/FF Lynn Hudson, FF/EMT Todd Hanson

04-23-2001
Department - Hillside Fire Department

Location - Irvington, New Jersey

Rescuers - Capt. Nicholas Crosta, FF Greg Donofrio, FF Joseph Zlotek, FF Michael Toth
Survivors - Julisa Adams (7), Gerard Montalmant Jr. (5), Jimmy Montalmant (4)

01-04-2001
Department - West Orange Fire Department

Location - West Orange, New Jersey

Rescuers - Capt. John Coen, FF Steve Caponi, FF Robert Dsurney, FF Mike Connoly, Capt. Tim Cullen, FF Fred Kingston

10-28-2000
Department - Linden Fire Department

Location - Linden, New Jersey

Rescuers - Capt. Robert Herman, FF Robert Clark, FF George Waseleski
Survivors - Michael Protopsaotis (74)

10-24-2000
Department - Ronan Volunteer Fire Department

Location - Florence, South Carolina

Rescuers - FF Dave Marmon, FF Mike Collins, Training Officer Mark Clary

09-30-2000
Department - Florence Fire Department

Location - Florence, South Carolina

Rescuers - FF Dave Peterson, Lt. Rick Bachman
Survivors - Christina Lowry, 9 months

05-22-2000
Department - Oakdale Fire Department

Location - Oakdale, California

Rescuers - FF Phillip Lee, FF Lisa Covington, Lt. Jim Sills, Lt. Charles Matthews

03-17-2000
Department - Windham Fire Department / Salem Fire Department

Location - Windham, New Hampshire

Rescuers - From Windham Fire Department: Lt. Jay Moltenbrey, FF Tom McPherson, FF Mike Mistretta From Salem Fire Department: Capt. Joseph Kamel, FF James Goucher

02-19-2000
Department - Enterprise Fire Dept.

Location - Enterprise, Alabama

Rescuers - FF Tim Driscoll, FF Eric Massey, FF Michael Kellley
Survivors - Jimmy Ray Huguley, 43

01-08-2000
Department - Monroe Fire Department

Location - Monroe, Ohio

Rescuers - FF Scott Clasgens, FF Andrew Turner
Survivors - Antoinette Pirog

09-01-1999
Department - Somers Fire Department

Location - Somers, Connecticut

Rescuers - FF Steve Minikowski, FF Tom Mehl, FF Tom Van Tassel
Survivors - Antoinette Pirog

09-01-1999
Department - Franklin Fire Department

Location - Franklin, Indiana

Rescuers - FF Tim Coble, FF Mark Hash
Survivors - Zachary Sheets, 2

09-01-1999
Department - Midland Fire Department

Location - Midland, Texas

Rescuers - FF Karl Staggs, FF Marlin Seider
Survivors - Pearly Harris, 68

09-01-1999
Department - Union Center Fire

Location - Endicott, New York

Rescuers - Capt. Chris Hoyt Asst. Chief John Vankuren

07-21-1999
Department - Charlottesville Fire Dept

Location - Charlottesville, Virginia

Rescuers - FF Clinton Wingfield, FF Mike Oprandy
Survivors - Jesse Wicks, 43