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Washingtonville FD Incoming Chief Brian Bates & family

By GARY HEARN, Correspondent | December 10, 2020 | NEW YORK

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The incoming Chief of the Washingtonville Fire Department, Brian Bates, 2nd from the right. To his right is his nephew, Junior Firefighter Derek Leiter. To the left is his father, Firefighter George Bates. Next to his father is his nephew, Russel Leiter.

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