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: Eva Schicke Rank: Firefighter Age: 24 Gender: Female Status: Career Years of Service: 4 Date of Incident: 09/12/2004 Time of Incident: 1245hrs Date of Death: 09/12/2004 Fire Department Name: California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection Fire Department Address: 1416 9th Street, PO Box 944246, Sacramento, CA 94244-2460 Fire Department Phone: (916) 653-5123 Fire Department Website: http://www.fire.ca.gov/php/index.php Fire Department Chief: Director Dale Geldert Cause of Death: Firefighter Schicke was part of a seven-person helicopter crew that was dropped into the forest to fight a blaze in the Tuolumne River Canyon from the ground. They were apparently overrun by flames while participating in the initial attack on the fire. The Mariposa County Sheriff's Department arrested a 34-year-old man (Brian Chambers) Sunday on charges of purposely setting the fire with a match inserted inside a cigarette. Wake/Viewing: Pending Funeral Arrangements: Pending Memorial Fund Contact and Address: Pending Tribute is being paid to Firefighter Schicke 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, 79 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 ________________________________________________________________ Get your name as your email address. Includes spam protection, 1GB storage, no ads and more Only $1.99/ month - visit http://www.mysite.com/name today!