Dickson Fire Department

Chip Young


Firefighter C-Shift

Firefighter Young began his career with the City of Dickson in 1994.

He is the recipient of the Medal of Valor.

2010 A-Shift Firefighter of the Year


The highest medal that can be achieved. The medal is red (courage), white (purity), and blue (trust).


The Medal of Valor may be awarded to a member who performs a personal act in a courageous manner, on duty or off, in which the person is placed in a life threatening position to save the life of another while engaged in the mitigation of a fire, medical emergency, rescue, hazardous materials incident or other type of response.