The Union firefighters who provided aid to storm victims in New York met with hundreds of residents in that area whose lives are now changed.There were six local firefighters who were among 80 in the state who were sent to New York to assist with storm recovery efforts.
Full-time Union firefighters Capt. Matt Tobben, Joe Straatmann and Alex Szpatoski are members of Missouri Task Force 1 (MO-TF1) were deployed from Oct. 29 through Nov. 5 to provide search and rescue assistance for those affected by the super storm Sandy.Current volunteer Union firefighters Assistant Chief R.B. Brown and Dale Straatmann also were sent as part of the team.
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