Rodger Gillespie UPDATED

30/04/2024 | In Memoriam | National

Rodger Gillespie, Life Member of the Cust Volunteer Fire Brigade, passed away on Monday 29 April  2024. Rodger served 47 years. Funeral service will be held Monday 6th May 1:00pm at the Cust Community Centre.  

Full undress uniform, medals, and cap.

Merv George UPDATED

29/04/2024 | In Memoriam | National

Whitianga Volunteer Fire Brigade advise of the passing of past Chief Fire Officer Merv George on 28 April 2024.   Merv has been a member of the Whitianga Volunteer Fire Brigade for 48 years, with 34 years as Chief Fire Officer.

Graeme Howarth

29/04/2024 | In Memoriam | National

Waikato District advise of the passing of Ex-CFO, Graeme Howarth of Cambridge Volunteer Fire Brigade passed away on Saturday. Funeral details TBA




Rowan Richard Reeves

29/04/2024 | In Memoriam | National

Wellington District advise of the passing of ex SSO Rowan Richard Reeves on 26 April 2024. Rowan was a volunteer at Newlands before joining as a career firefighter in 1969. He worked at numerous stations in Wellington and the Hutt Valley before his retirement in 1996.