Info Fax# 64 August 10, 2018

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PLAQUE DEDICATION
On Tuesday, August 28, 2018, at 1100 hours, a Plaque Dedication will be held honoring the memory of Firefighter Michael R. O'Hanlon, E-68, who died on August 28, 2017. The dedication will take place in the quarters of E-68/L-49, 1160 Ogden Avenue, Bronx, NY. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.


FUNDRAISER FOR 9/11 MEMORIAL MONUMENT
The FDNY Marine Corps Association is conducting a Fundraising Raffle to build a Memorial Monument at the Parris Island Marine Corps Recruit Depot in memory of 17 NYC Firefighters killed on September 11, 2001, who were also United States Marines. Please include phone number if payment by mail. For additional information, contact John Newman at rocknew280@hotmail.com@UFANYC.org or call 631-291-3499.


DOMINICAN DAY PARADE
Permission is granted for off-duty members to participate in the 2018 Dominican Day Parade on Sunday, August 12, 2018. Participating members of the Department should assemble on 36th Street and 6th Avenue at 1100 hours. Dress uniform shall be worn. For more information contact Jose Prosper, FDNY Hispanic Society President, 917-662-3368.


FDNY MARINE CORPS ASSOCIATION FISHING OUTING
The FDNY Marine Corps Association's 5th Annual LCpl Buckley Memorial Fishing Outing will be held on August 16, 2018, from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm. Participants will board the Captree Star III (Captree Boat Basin) and depart at 9:00 am sharp. Cost is $100 for adults, reduced price for kids under 16. For reservations please contact Joe Bachert at 631-605-1444 or John Newman at 631-291-3499.


BLOOD DRIVE
The NYC Fire Museum plans to host a Blood Drive on Thursday, September 6th, from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm. The Museum is located at 278 Spring Street between Hudson and Varick Streets in Manhattan. In accordance with NYC Blood Center requirements, donors must be between the ages of 16-76, be feeling well, be a minimum weight of 110 lbs., and have not received a tattoo in the past 12 months. If you are interested in being a donor, please provide your name and phone number to Gary Urbanowicz at Director@NYCFireMuseum.org or call (212) 691-1303 ext 15. Forms for compensatory time will be available at the Museum on the day of the Drive.


FDNY/WTC FISHING TOURNAMENT
The 17th annual FDNY/WTC Memorial Fishing Tournament will be held on September 17, 2018, leaving from Montauk Harbor at 6:00 am and return at 4:00 pm. Contact Jerry O'Mara for charter information 631-872-6313. There are prizes, raffles, and a lunch to follow. Participants must be in attendance at FDNY Memorial Luncheon at the Montauk Firehouse to receive awards and prizes. For questions email fdnywtcfishingtournament@gmail.com.


Fraternally,

Gerard Fitzgerald
President

Robert Eustace
Recording Secretary