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Started this discussion. Last reply by Rick Havrilla Dec 3, 2008.


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Lives in:
Nashville, TN
Franklin Fire Department
Years of public service:
Agency structure:
Paid fire department
Top issues in your department:
Brotherhood, Mentoring, Pay
Professional Qualifications:
State of Tennessee FF 1, FF 2, Apparatus Operator, Instructor 1; High angle rescue, Industrial FF, confined space rescue, Haz mat tech, Haz mat EMT, Emergency Medical Technician Basic, Associate of Applied Science/ Fire Science
Areas of expertise:
I was good at riding backwards. Always keeping my forcible entry skills up. Safety, safety, safety!
Original from Northwest Indiana, where I started my career with the Chesteron VFD. I worked as an industrial firefighter for 4 years before being hired at Michigan City FD. I was hired on Franklin FD in 97 and have been working here since. I love my job and my family at the station, and truly feel they're an extension of my family at home.

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At 10:05am on August 23, 2008, Geoff Manfre said…
Hey brotha. Lets get PP,Miller and some of the other Misfits from the Island of Station #5 on this site.

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