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July 30, 2008
Oregon National Guard soldiers and airmen in third day of fire fighter certification training today
 
More than 300 soldiers and airmen of the Oregon Army and Air National Guard are in their third day of certification training at three separate locations: Camp Rilea in Warrenton, Ore.:Klamath Falls at Kingsley Field and at Pendleton, Ore.

Tomorrow will be the day their are conducting field training, i.e. how to cut a fire line, running hoses, running sumps and how to build an emergency fire shelter among other things.

These men and women comes from the following communities: Albany - 11; Aloha - 2; Ashland - 4; Astoria - 4; Aumsville - ;Baker City - 3; Battleground, Wash. - 4; Beavercreek - 1; Beaverton - 6; Bellvue, Idaho - 1; Bend - 3; Boise, Idaho - 1; Canby - 4; Carson, Wash. - 1; Chehalis, Wash. - 1; Chrmult - 1; Clackamas - 2; Chatskanie - 2; Cloverdale - 1; Connell, Wash - 1; Coos Bay - 1; Corvallis - 2; Dallas - 4; Dallesport - 1; Dearry, Idaho - 1; Desmoines, Wash. - 1 Elgin - 1; Elko, Nev. - 1; Fairview - 1; Fife, Wash. - 1; Ft. Morgan, Colo. - 1; Glendale - 1; Grants Pass - 2; Gresham - 6; Hammond - 1; Happy Valley - 1; Hebo - 1; Hermiston - 8; Hillsboro - 8; Hood River - 1; Keizer - 4; Kelso, Wash. - 1; Kennewick, Wash - 4; Keno - 2; Klamath Falls - 49; La Grande - 6; Lake Osergo - 2; Lebanon - 1; Long Beach, Wash - 1; Lyle, Wash. - 1; Malin - 1; McMinnville - 1; Medford - 3; Milton-Freewater - 1; Mileakie - 5; Molalla - 1; Monmouth - 3; Mulino - 1; Newberg - 5; Nyssa - 2; Olympia, Wash - 3; Oregon City - 2; Pendleton - 12; Philomath - 1; Pilot Rock - 2; Portland - 26; Redmond - 1; Rogue River - 2; Roseburg - 2; Salem - 26; Scappoose - 1; Scio - 1; Seaside - 1; Sedro Woolley, Wash. - 1; Silverton - 1; Spanaway, Wash. - 1; Springfield - 4; St. Helens - 1; Tacoma, Wash - 1; The Dalles - 8; Tigard - 5; Tillamook - 2; Troutdale - 2; Tualatin - 1; Umatilla - 1; Union - 1; Vancouver, Wash. - 14; Walla Walla, Wash - 2; Wapato, Wash - 1; Warrenton - 2; Weston - 1; White City - 1; Willamina - 1; Wilsonville - 3, Woodburn - 1; Yacolt, Wash. - 1; Yamhill - 1.
 
 
Contact Info:
 
Maj. Michael Braibish
503-584-3886