Fireman of the Year

Lieutenant Shawn P. McArdle was selected as the Nesquehoning Hose Co # 1 Fireman of the Year for 2013. The award was presented at the recently held Christmas Party of the Nesquehoning Hose Co. and Nesquehoning Ambulance Corp. McArdle, third from right, receives the award from Mayor Tony Walck. The top fireman is a recent graduate of Misericordia University. Others on photo are, l-r, 2nd Assistant Chief Trajan Koerbler, fire company President Brenden McArdle, Fire Chief John McArdle, and 1st Assistant Chief Matthew Miller.

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