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Fallen Axes Run

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The Ride for Boo/Brian Carey Memorial Fund, Inc., is pleased to announce the “Fallen Axes” ride. The ride will travel along historic ‘Old Route 66’ from Homewood, IL down to Springfield, IL, escorted by the Illinois State Police, to attend the Illinois State Medal of Valor and Fallen Firefighters Memorial service on 05/12/2011.

At this event the following firefighters will be honored for giving the ultimate sacrifice.

Firefighter Gary L. Cummins, Brocton Volunteer Fire Protection District
Firefighter/EMT Corey Ankum, Chicago Fire Department
Firefighter Edward J. Stringer, Chicago Fire Department
Firefighter/Paramedic Christopher Wheatley, Chicago Fire Department
Assistant Chief Thomas Innes, Hindsboro Fire Protection District
Deputy Chief Mark Johnson, Hinsdale Fire Department
Firefighter/Paramedic Brian Colin Carey, Homewood Fire Department
Lieutenant Frank Fouts V, Kankakee Fire Department
Firefighter Kurt Meusel, Scales-Mounds Fire Department

25 Days of Blogging: Day 13

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Fire apparatus hit by a train, baby delivered in ambulance, and firefighter inhales kitten…just the day in the life of a firefighter.

Free Fire Engineering iPhone App Now Available

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Fire Engineering iPhone App

Fire Engineering is pleased to offer the industry’s first comprehensive fire service training and firefighting information application for the iPhone.