Info Fax# 68 August 22, 2018

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SSG CHRIS ENGELDRUM FDNY VFW POST 12033
The SSG Chris Engeldrum FDNY VFW Post 12033 will be holding its monthly meeting on Thursday, September 20th. The meeting will be held at Randall's Island, Building 11 Cafeteria at 8:00 pm. All Military Veterans who have served overseas during time of war are eligible to join. For additional information, see the Post website at FDNYVFW.com.


FIREHOUSE KITCHEN TALK AT FRIENDS OF FIREFIGHTERS: PENSIONS WORKSHOP WITH AL CONNOLLY AND KAREN DONNELLY
Join Friends of Firefighters on Wednesday, August 29th, from 6-9 PM at 199 Van Brunt Street, Brooklyn, NY 11231 for a firefighter-prepared dinner followed by a pension and retirement workshop with Al Connolly, FDNY Pensions Director, and Karen Donnelly, who has been working with Friends of Firefighters for the past 7 years helping families identify financial goals and develop living-plans that include tax strategies, life insurance planning, retirement income planning, and money management. Together they will provide plenty of information as well as one-on-one meetings for those thinking about their futures and planning for retirement. FREE for FDNY firefighters, no RSVP necessary, and in the words of retired firefighter Tony Cat, "Bring a friend."


ANNUAL WALK OF REMEMBRANCE
On Sunday, September 9, 2018, at 0900 hours, there will be a mass followed by a Walk of Remembrance in honor of Father Mychal F. Judge. The mass will be held in St. Francis of Assisi Church, 135 West 31st Street, Manhattan. Following the mass, the "Walk" will commence, stopping at firehouses and police precincts along the way and ending at St. Peter's Church. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend. For further information contact Jack Cook, L-163, 516-263-4685 or visit www.911walkofremembrance.com.


MEMORIAL MASS
On Monday, September 10, 2018, at 1030 hours, E-73/L-42 will host a Memorial Mass in quarters honoring the memory of DC Joseph Marchbanks Jr., Lt. Raymond Murphy, L-16, Lt. Brian Ahearn, E-230, FF Peter Bielfeld, L-42 and Father Mychal Judge, who made the supreme sacrifice on September 11, 2001. In addition, former members of B-26 and B-55 who have passed on will also be remembered. All off-duty members and their families are invited to attend. Members are requested to attend in dress uniform.


MEMORIAL PICNIC
The annual Lt. John Martinson Memorial Picnic will be held on Saturday, September 15, 2018 (Rain or Shine) from 1200 to 1800 hours at the Hillside Swim Club, located at 151 Signs Road., Staten Island. Picnic will include live music, rides, and games. For ticket information visit: www.JohnMartinsonMemorialFoundation.org.


Fraternally,

Gerard Fitzgerald
President

Robert Eustace
Recording Secretary