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We received this information today and believe it to be of great importance and interest to many in Oklahoma's Fire Service and to our Friends.
"I'm sure you are all aware of the tragic deaths of 19 firefighters in Yarnell, Arizona. The Arizona Local Assistance State Team (LAST) was deployed last night. John Proels, the national coordinator for LAST, left for Arizona this morning. Chief Compton has been involved since he is in Arizona and Chief Siarnicki has been conducting television and radio interviews."
We would appreciate if you share the attached press release with your membership and post it to your website.
National Fallen Firefighters Foundation Barbara King, Assistant to the Executive Director National Fallen Firefighters Foundation 2130 Priest Bridge Dr., Suite 6, Crofton, MD 21114 410.721.1548; fax 410.721.621t