PRESS RELEASE - 12TH FEB 2009
LONG & MERITORIOUS SERVICES MEDAL
Ken Metcalfe (0002) from Alice Springs Base has been awarded the Bushfires Northern Territory Volunteer Long & Meritorious Service Medal.
Ken has been fighting fires for around fifty years, joining the NSW fire service in December 1958. After NSW he spent nine years as a fire-fighter Elcho Island and was a founding member of the Alice Springs Volunteer Bushfire Brigade around fourteen years ago.
Pictured: Ken Metcalfe jolly and proud after being presented with his well deserved Service Medals
Pictured: The Long and Mertiorious Service Medal.
On behalf of the Committee and all VKS-737 subscribers I would like to congratulate Ken on his well deserved award - Keep up the good work Ken.