9-11-01:Never forget or fallen brother firefighters ---------- Forwarded Message ---------- This is a message from the Department of Homeland Security/U.S. Fire Administration. You may submit your comments or request additional information, by contacting USFA through our web site at: http://www.usfa.fema.gov/applications/feedback/ ------------------------------------ The U.S. Fire Administration has received notice of the following firefighter fatality: Name: Joseph Edward Bowles Age: 58 Rank: Firefighter Years of Service: 7 Status: Part-Time Paid Date of Incident: 05/11/2004 Time of Incident: 1035 hrs Date of Death: 05/11/2004 Department: West Area Volunteer Fire Department, Inc. Chief: Patty Strahan Department Address: 4820 Rosehill Road, Fayetteville, NC 28311 Department Phone: (910) 822-0901 Cause of Death: Firefighter Bowles was performing daily, required station and apparatus maintenance during his assigned shift when he collapsed from an apparent heart attack. He was transported to the local hospital where he was pronounced dead. Firefighter Bowles had not responded to any calls within 24 hours of his death. Funeral: Pending Memorial Fund: In Memory of Joseph Edward Bowles, C/o Cumberland Road Fire Department, 3543 Cumberland Road, Fayetteville, NC 28306 (Attn: Chief Ken Hall) Tribute is being paid to Firefighter Bowles at: http://www.usfa.fema.gov/inside-usfa/ffmem/ffmem.shtm Additional information on firefighter fatalities may be found on the USFA web site at: http://www.usfa.fema.gov/inside-usfa/nfdc/nfdc-data5.shtm To date, 42 firefighter fatalities have been reported to USFA in 2004. ------------- You are currently subscribed to usfa-firefighters as: hollywoodfire822@xxxxxxxx To unsubscribe send a blank email to leave-usfa-firefighters-32449A@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx or visit the USFA web site at http://www.usfa.fema.gov/applications/listserv/usfamail.cfm ________________________________________________________________ The best thing to hit the Internet in years - Juno SpeedBand! Surf the Web up to FIVE TIMES FASTER! Only $14.95/ month - visit www.juno.com to sign up today!