Welcome to Rescue 5
Western Albemarle Rescue Squad is an ALL-VOLUNTEER organization serving Albemarle County west of Charlottesville. There are three ALS ambulances, one squad truck, and three zone cars, as well as Gator 5, a 4x6 ATV. Click apparatus to find out more about our means of treatment, transport, and extrication. WARS officers for various committees, as well as Community members, can be found in the Administration section on the website. We are thankful for continued support of our local community.
Information on our 2015 Spring/Summer EMT Class or to enroll: CLICK HERE!
Rookie of the Year - Valerie Quick
Francis Henry Award (Award for most calls run by a member) - Seth Wood
Chief's Award - Taylor Tereskerz
President's Award - Bob Knox
Member of the Year - Raven Curtis
Special Award and Recognition to Robert Charles "Bubba" Baber's Family
Also recognized were new life members - Taylor Ashley, Mike Bauer, Andy Todhunter, Patrick Watson, Melanie Welcher, & Michael Walton
8/1/2014 - The Western Albemarle Rescue Squad mourns the loss of member Robert Charles "Bubba" Baber. Bubba was a long time supporter of WARS before joining in 2013. Bubba is a 4th generation fireman and spent 30 years with the Crozet Volunteer Fire Department, 7 of those were spent as the Chief. Bubba loved the Crozet & Albemarle Communities and was always there to help someone in need.
Newsplex Article & Video // NBC29 Article & Video // Crozet Gazette Article
Recording of the "Last Call" for Robert Charles "Bubba" Baber
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Crozet, Virginia 22932
Telephone: (434) 823-5103
Fax: (434) 823-5105
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