NJ State Firemen's Memorial Parade

Will be held on September 17, 2016

Final Judging Results for the 2016 Parade

Category No. Category 1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place
1 NJ Company ONLY - Best appearing overall fire department or company marching including equipment Deptford Fire Dept. NA NA
2 Best Appearing Fire Department with Music Deptford Fire Dept. NA NA
3 Best Marching Unit, 1 to 20 people (inclusive) marching (excluding Ladies Auxiliary) Neptune Fire Dept. Lake Harmony Fire Dept. NA
4 Best Marching Unit, over 21 people (excluding Ladies Auxiliary) South Amboy Fire Department Deptford Fire Dept. NA
5 Best Appearing Ladies Auxiliary Lake Harmony Fire Dept. NA NA
6 Best Appearing Fire Dept. or Company overall apparatus (excluding marching) - William Carney Memorial Trophy Deptford Fire Dept. NA NA
7 Best Appearing Ladder (In-Service) Lake Harmony Engine No.1721 Enterprise Truck No. 8 NA
8 Best Appearing Platform (telescopic boom) and Snorkel (articulate boom) (In-service) Deptford Fire Co. No 936 Silverton Fire Co. No. 2905 NA
9 Best Appearing Squirt/Quint Delran Fire Dept. No. 2324 Pleasant Plains No. 3065 NA
10 Best Appearing Pumpers - Any size pump     NA
A 0 - 5 Years Deptford No 931 Northfield No.85 NA
B 6 - 15 years Tacoma No 923 Green Creek No 7349 NA
C 16 - 25 years Protection Fire Co.    
D 26 - 50 years Lake Harmony 17-11 Oreland NA
11 Best Appearing Brush Truck Upper Chichester PA B55 Deptford Engine 925 NA
12 Best Appearing Utility, Light Plant Cascade, Haz Mat Unit (with or without) Deptford No. 937 Northfield No U66 NA
13 Best Appearing Fire Rescue Unit (In-Service) Light with or without pump, 20,000 GVW and under Somers Point No. R-48   NA
14 Best Appearing Fire Rescue Unit (In-Service) Heavy with or without pump, 20,001 GVW and over Lake Harmony 17-51   NA
15 Best Appearing Rescue Pumper (must have extrication and cribbing equipment) Folcroft PA Sq-01 RioGrande #7298 NA
16 Best Appearing Straight or Tractor Drawn Tanker - 1,500 gallons or more Willow Grove No.225 Mizpah No. 18-27 NA
17 Best Appearing Tanker Pumper Green Creek #7345 Newtonville No. 1263 NA
18 Best Appearing Hand Drawn Piece of Equipment Lake Harmony Neptune Hose Co. NA
19 Best Appearing Motorized Antique Piece of Equipment Private or Dept. Owned (as per S.P.A.A.M.F.A.A.Guidelines     NA
      A 1920'S none   NA
     B 1930'S none   NA
     C 1940'S none   NA
     D 1950'S Rio Grande Fire Dept. Blackwood Fire Co. NA
     E 1960'S Monroe Twp. Washington Twp. NA
     F 1970'S Jim Thorpe (Keith Kammery) Barnegat Fire Co. NA
20 Company with Best Comedy Routine None None NA
21 Best Appearing Fire Dept. or Company Color Guard Deptford Fire Dept. South Amboy Fire Dept. Delran Fire Dept.
22 Ambulance - Fire Dept. or EMS Owned So. Amboy 606 Monroe 2941 NA
23 Longest Distance Traveled       
A In-State Ogdensburg Fire Dept NA NA
B Out of State Lake Harmony Fire Dept NA NA
24 Best Appearing Command Vehicle, Must be accompanied by one piece of apparatus Deptford Fire Dept. #930 South Amboy C-1 Neptune 9000
25 Best Appearing NJ State Forest Fire Service Unit none    
26 Best Appearing Fire Department Explorer Post none NA NA
  Best of Show (Libby Memorial Trophy) Deptford Fire Dept. Engine 931 NA NA
  High School/Middle School Vineland High School Egg Harbor Twp. Cinnaminson High School
  NJ State Fireman's Championship Band - All other bands (senior or independent) will be judged as a Fireman's Band or Bands representing a Fire Company  Carteret Legionnaires Camden County Emerald Society NA
  Drum Corp - including Drum and Bugle Corps, Fife Corps, Bell Trumpet and Drum Corps None   NA
  Bag Pipe, Pipe Band Camden County Emerald Society Atlantic Watch Pipe and Drums NA
  Judges Awards      
Judges Vietnam Vets of America - American Legion 184      
Judges Rhea County Fire Department - Spring City, Tennessee      
Judges Delran Fire Cadets      
Judges Deptford Fire Cadets      
Judges East Vineland      
911 Memorial Award John Beslanovitz - 911 memorial Motorcycle      
Atlantic Aerial None    
Atlantic Apparatus Northfield Volunteer Fire Co    
Atlantic Company Northfield Volunteer Fire Co    
Camden Best Pumper Aerial      
Cape May Company Apparatus Green Creek    
Cumberland George Reeves Apparatus      
Gloucester Apparatus Deptford Fire Co.    
Ocean Michael Davenport & Kelly Sinott Trophy Barnegat Twp. Fire Dept.    
Salem   Willow Grove NJ    

Start time 2:00 pm

Online Registrations Accepted NOW!!

Visit these pages to learn more about the NJ State Firemen's Convention Parade

Parade Information, Judging Information, and FAQ

NEW!!! ONLINE Registration Form

2016 Parade Application HERE (Application in .pdf format)

2016 Band Application HERE (application in .pdf format) NEW!!!

Link to the New Jersey State Fire Chief's Parade Judges Association

The awards ceremony held at the Wildwood Convention Hall will start at 8:00 P.M.

If you have any questions regarding registration, submit that inquiry with your registration form.

Ed Beck, Parade Chairman

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