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Pte Chase Kirk, left, receives his Refueller of the Quarter certificate from W TEME O Maj Audrey Morales. Pte Kirk issued 865,339 litres of fuel between July and September to earn the honour.
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Refueller of the Quarter

October 17, 2017 at 2:19 pm
The 4 Wing Band shone at its 35th Anniversary concert Saturday night.
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4 Wing Band wows the crowd at 35th Anniversary concert

October 17, 2017 at 2:18 pm

Jeff Gaye There was a celebratory mood in the 4 Wing Theatre Saturday night as the 4 Wing Band marked its 35th anniversary with a special concert. Thirty-seven volunteer musicians filled the hall with sound, performing a widely varied program of traditional band music. “It was absolutely fantastic,” said 4 Wing Bandmaster WO Jeremy Duggleby. “We had a great crowd, and the band played exceptionally well.” The band performs a lot – approximately 75 engagementsRead More

4 Wing Fire Chief Lt Robert Holland, 4 Wing Commander Col Paul Doyle and Sparky proclaim October 8 to 14 as Fire Prevention Week.
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Fire Prevention Week has its roots in 1871 Chicago fire

October 10, 2017 at 5:43 pm

4 Wing Fire Service Fire Prevention Week was established to commemorate the Great Chicago Fire, the tragic 1871 conflagration that killed more than 250 people, left 100,000 homeless, destroyed more than 17,400 structures and burned more than 2,000 acres. The fire began on October 8, but continued into October 9 when it did most of its damage. According to popular legend, the fire broke out after a cow – belonging to Mrs. Catherine O’Leary –Read More