ah fire awardedPHOTO:  Atlantic Highlands Ex-chief Beau Marois, Chief Brian Sheehan ( accepting for T. Murray and P. Murray), Monmouth County Fire Marshal Kevin Stout, EMT Will Reynolds, and Freeholder John P. Curley.

EMMITSBURG, MD - Members of the Atlantic Highlands Fire Department and First Aid & Safety Squad were recipients of a unit citation award, presented at the Monmouth County Fallen Firefighters ceremony and Medal Day.  

The event is held in conjunction with the national fallen firefighters memorial in Emmitsburg Maryland.   

 

Ex Chief Beau Marois, Lieutenant Patrick Murray , Lieutenant Travis Murray and EMT Will Reynolds recieved citations for rescuing occupants from a sinking vessel 2 miles offshore.  On June 25th,  Members responded from the municipal marina on board the  fire department boat " Marine 85", located the sinking vessel  and were able to rescue all people on board.