Ward LaFrance Truck Corporation Elmira Heights 1916-1979 United States Motor Vehicles, Fire Apparatus and Trucks
|Founder||Addison Ward LaFrance|
|Products||Fire apparatus and truck manufacturer|
LaFrance was a relative of the founder of the similarly named fire apparatus manufacturer American LaFrance.
Perhaps the best known Ward LaFrance product was the P-80 “Ambassador” model of pumper, which was used as the fictional Los Angeles County Fire Department Engine 51 on the 1970s television program Emergency!.