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City of Newburgh Firefighters Hold Memorial Service

By BOB MCCORMICK, Correspondent | May 25, 2020 | NEW YORK

Story No. 052620113

Newburgh, NY - On May 25th, City of Newburgh Firefighters-IAFF Local 589 held their Memorial Day service on DuBois Street, in front of the Firefighters Monument. City of Newburgh Fire Department Chaplain Deacon Peter Haight led the members in prayers. The names of the members that lost their lives while serving the department were read aloud. Members stood at attention and saluted while the Orange County Firefighters Bag Pipes played Amazing Grace.

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