Off-Duty Medic Saves Crash Victims, Earns Award

October 2003
Fire Chief;Oct2003, Vol. 47 Issue 10, p18
Trade Publication
Reports that firefighter and paramedic Jasen Brown of the Alhambra Fire Department in California, has been selected as the 2003 winner of the 34th Annual International Benjamin Franklin Fire Service Award for Valor. Background on the award bestowed to firemen for acts of bravery and heroism; Profile on Brown; Award sponsors.


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