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: Mike Ward Rank: Pilot Age: 55 Gender: Male Status: Career Date of Incident: 08/11/2004 Time of Incident: 1020hrs Date of Death: 08/11/2004 Fire Department Name: Okanagan and Wenatchee National Forests Fire Department Address: 215 Melody Lane, Wenatchee, WA 98801 Fire Department Phone: (509) 664-9314 Fire Department Chief: James L. Boynton Cause of Death: Pilot Ward was killed when the helicopter he was piloting crashed while ferrying firefighting equipment to a small lightning-caused fire located in the Alpine Lakes Wilderness Area on the Leavenworth Ranger District. Tribute is being paid to Pilot Ward 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, 67 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 ________________________________________________________________ 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!