Local fallen firefighters remembered in Maryland at memorial service

Local fallen firefighters remembered in Maryland at memorial service

EMMITSBURG, MD (WMBF) - Several fallen firefighters were remembered at the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service at the DHS National Fire Academy in Maryland.

The Hardee family and the Loris Fire Department Detachment were sent to assist in the memorial service, according to Robert Rudelitch with the department.

The academy's mission is "to honor and remember America's fallen fire heroes and to provide resources to assist their survivors in rebuilding their lives and work within the fire service community to reduce firefighter deaths and injuries."

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