SFD Firefighters Awarded City's Platoon Citation
June 4, 2015
On June 4th, the City of Middletown held their annual Public Safety Services awards program. Members of the City's police, fire, communications and emergency management staff were recognized for bravery and meritorious service.
During the program, members of the South Fire District (pictured above with Chief Rob Ross), along with members of the Westfield Fire Department, were awarded the City's Platoon Citation for their efforts in "so bravely disregarding their own personal safety to assist those individuals that were trapped inside a burning home on Barbara Road" while providing mutual aid to the Middletown Fire District.
Those SFD Platoon D members receiving awards are (l to r) Firefighter Robert James, Firefighter James Mastroianni, Firefighter Glen Harvey, Firefighter John Lynch and Lieutenant Russell Jacobs.