Six NSW RFS members were awarded Australian Fire Service Medals this (2015) Queen’s Birthday holiday.
Group Captain Patrick Bradley AFSM, New England Zone (Region North)
Group Captain Trevor Fletcher AFSM, Eurobodalla (Far South Coast, Region South)
Firefighter John Matters AFSM, Colo Vale (Southern Highlands Team, Region East)
Deputy Captain Elaine Robinson AFSM, Cooks Gap (Cudgegong, Region West)
Group Captain Brian Ryan AFSM, Cootamundra (South West Slopes, Region West)
Firefighter Rudy Schuett AFSM, Coffs Harbour (Mid North Coast, Region North)
Click HERE to read more about the medal recipients.
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