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2017 National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Weekend Media Kit

Live Streaming of the National Fallen Firefighters Candlelight and Memorial

The National Fallen Firefighters Foundation will broadcast both the Candlelight Service and the National Memorial Service via satellite and stream the services live on the web.

(Broadcast quality video will be available for download
after the services. Please check this page for updates.)

Editors and Broadcasters:

If you are planning on covering the Memorial service, in person, streaming on your website, or broadcasting the satellite feed, please contact Donna Clark.



Releases

State Releases & Firefighter Profiles

Alabama

Firefighters Being Honored:
Johnny Busbee | Charlie Tucker


Arkansas

Firefighters Being Honored:
Jason Adams | Lancy Allen Crawford Sr.


California

Firefighters Being Honored:
Shawna L. Jones | Ryan S. Osler
Robert Oliver Reagan III


Connecticut

Firefighters Being Honored:
James Joseph Butler


Delaware

Firefighters Being Honored:
Jerry W. Fickes Jr. | Ardythe Denise “Ardy” Hope
Christopher M. Leach | Timothy J. McClanahan


Florida

Firefighters Being Honored:
Joseph T. De Marinis


Georgia

Firefighters Being Honored:
Michael William Curry | Jermaine M. Hall


Hawaii

Firefighters Being Honored:
Clifford Meredith Rigsbee


Illinois

Firefighters Being Honored:
Kenneth K. Harris | Eric T. Kohlbauer


Indiana

Firefighters Being Honored:
Michael A. Payne


Kentucky

Firefighters Being Honored:
Ted Rodney Collett | Anthony Lynn “Tony” Grider


Louisiana

Firefighters Being Honored:
Spencer J. Chauvin


Maine

Firefighters Being Honored:
Peter Allen Larlee

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  • Maryland

    Firefighters Being Honored:
    John “Skillet” Ulmschneider


    Michigan

    Firefighters Being Honored:
    Charles C. Adams Jr. | Fred A. Newton Sr.
    Dennis E. Rodeman
    James Frederick “Jimmy” Shelifoe Jr. | Alan J. Swartz
    Thomas G. Walker


    Mississippi

    Firefighters Being Honored:
    Eric Charles Gustafson


    Missouri

    Firefighters Being Honored:
    Edward A. Cosgrove Jr. | Todd L. Hartlein


    Montana

    Firefighters Being Honored:
    Todd Allen Rummel

    Nebraska

    Firefighters Being Honored:
    Lowell E. Satterwhite Sr. | Eric Speck


    Nevada

    Firefighters Being Honored:
    Will Paulsen Hawkins | Jacob M. O’Malley


    New Hampshire

    Firefighters Being Honored:
    Douglas A. Clement | Charles A. “Charlie” Waterbury


    New Jersey

    Firefighters Being Honored:
    Joseph J. Bichler | Stephen Anthony Chervenyak Jr.
    Louis Kelly | Daniel Patrick McCann III
    Paul F. Price Sr. | Scott R. Rogow | Richard Zadorozny


    New York

    Firefighters Being Honored:
    Robert G. Alford | Arthur E. Brault
    Joseph P. DiBernardo | Michael J. Fahy
    Frank D. Fontaino Jr. | Bruce M. Foss
    William J. Guido | Dennis J. Heedles Sr.
    Cornell L. Horne | Charles L. Jones III
    Thomas J. Kelly | Keith Lane | John F. McNamara
    Merle L. Nell | Raymond Ragucci
    Theodore A. Stafford Jr. | Patrick J. Sullivan
    Vincent R. Ungaro | Robert J. Ventriglia


    North Carolina

    Firefighters Being Honored:
    David Kevin Britt | John M. Davis Jr.
    Bradley Steven Long | Richard Michael Sheltra
    Prentice Jay Tyndall | James Ronald Varnell
    Joshua Lee Warren | Joshua M. Woods
    Tommy Wright


    Ohio

    Firefighters Being Honored:
    John R. Fritz | Adam Le Long | Reuben Mast
    Kenny Ray Jr.


    Pennsylvania

    Firefighters Being Honored:
    Michael P. Morgan | Earl J. Shoemaker


    Rhode Island

    Firefighters Being Honored:
    Edward W. Vanner Jr.


    South Carolina

    Firefighters Being Honored:
    Christopher Gene Ray | Jeff A. Worsham


    Tennessee

    Firefighters Being Honored:
    Rodney K. Eddins


    Texas

    Firefighters Being Honored:
    Marco A. Davila | John Kendall Reynolds Sr.
    Coby L. Slaughter | Steven R. Whitfield II


    Vermont

    Firefighters Being Honored:
    Justin R. Beebe | Steven L. Lapierre


    Washington

    Firefighters Being Honored:
    Charles Douglas Archer


    Wisconsin

    Firefighters Being Honored:
    John C. Brocker | Mitchell R. Koski


    Wyoming

    Firefighters Being Honored:
    Clarence “Speed” Hartbank


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