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Verni Family of Brookhaven FD

By JOHN WALTHERS, Senior Correspondent | October 18, 2021 | NEW YORK

Story No. 101821108

The Verni Family of Brookhaven is full of fire service experience, and also own their own antiques. Pictured (L to R): Brookhaven FD Commissioner Mike Verni, Sr., Brookhaven 1st Asst. Chief Anthony Verni, Firefighter Mike Verni, Jr., and Mike Sr.'s future son-in-law in front of the family's 1929 American LaFrance. The rig is from Baldwin FD, which was a department the elder Verni's father served in.

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