SHANNONBROOK Rural Fire Service Captain Craig Yates congratulates his Deputy, Vin Johnson, on life membership.
SHANNONBROOK Rural Fire Service Captain Craig Yates congratulates his Deputy, Vin Johnson, on life membership.

Over 60 years with Shannonbrook Rural Fire Service

A LIFE of service with the Shannonbrook Rural Fire Service has been recognised at a recent special ceremony.

Vin Johnson, deputy captain of the local brigade, first joined the volunteer organisation back in 1954, when floods, not fire were the order of the day.

WELL DONE: On hand to witness life membership being bestowed on Shannonbrook RFS Deputy Captain Vin Johnson are Mark Johnson, John Orr, Owen Newell, Craig Yates (Captain), Vin Johnson (Deputy), Ray Willows (Snr Deputy) and Alex Lubanski.
WELL DONE: On hand to witness life membership being bestowed on Shannonbrook RFS Deputy Captain Vin Johnson are Mark Johnson, John Orr, Owen Newell, Craig Yates (Captain), Vin Johnson (Deputy), Ray Willows (Snr Deputy) and Alex Lubanski.

Richmond Valley Council’s deputy mayor Col Sullivan was on hand to present Mr Johnson with life membership to the brigade.



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