For Immediate Release: September 24, 2013
Contact: Jeff Morrissette, State Fire Administrator
11th ANNUAL CONNECTICUT FALLEN FIREFIGHTERS MEMORIAL SERVICE
TO BE HELD AT CONNECTICUT FIRE ACADEMY
The Connecticut State Firefighters Association Memorial Foundation, in cooperation with the Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection, Commission on Fire Prevention and Control, will hold the 11th Annual Firefighters Memorial Service on Sunday, September 29, 2013, at 12:30 p.m., at the Connecticut Fire Academy, 34 Perimeter Road in Windsor Locks.
“This memorial service provides us with a valuable opportunity to honor all of the brave firefighters who have lost their lives in the line of duty,” said State Fire Administrator Jeff Morrissette. “We will never forget the sacrifices they have made.”
The one name added to the memorial this year will honor the following fallen firefighter:
Lt. Russell F. Neary – Easton Volunteer Fire Department – 10/29/2012
The public is invited to join firefighters from throughout Connecticut at this hour long event to be held rain or shine.
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