Medals & Ribbons

Fire Department Medal & Ribbon Roll of Honor

 Valor 1st Class Medal of Honor

A heroic act in the line of duty with risk involved

Firefighter George Hyndsman: 2/12/1956 @ 480 Patten Avenue

Firefighter George Hyndsman: 3/29/1964 @  1 Potter Avenue

Firefighter John Rowell: 10/18/1970 @ 19 Mark Drive

Firefighter Wallace Potter: 12/10/1973 @ 374-376 Lowden Court

Firefighter George Hyndsman: 12/10/1973 @ 374-376 Lowden Court

Firefighter Larry Fornicola: 2/19/1980 @ 192-194 Belmont Avenue

Firefighter Charles Barham: 4/6/1980 @ 259 Morris Avenue

Firefighter Kenneth Warren: 12/4/1982 @ 235 Seaview Avenue

Firefighter Kevin Hoy: 11/5/1985 @ 159 Liberty Street

Valor 2nd Class Meritorious Medal

An outstanding act in the line of duty with some degree of hazard to life and limb

Firefighter Thomas McGlennon Jr: 10/18/1970 @ 19 Mark Drive

Firefighter John Rowell: 2/6/1979 @ 240 South Lincoln Avenue

Firefighter Curtis Smith: 2/10/1980 @ 307 Hillside Avenue

Firefighter Larry Fornicola: 2/10/1980 @ 307 Hillside Avenue

 Firefighter Steve Fitzpatrick: 2/19/1980 @ 192-194 Belmont Avenue

Firefighter Larry Fornicola: 12/4/1982 @ 235 Seaview Avenue

Firefighter Jerome Stamberger: 3/17/1988 @ 116 Chelsea Avenue

Firefighter Thomas McGlennon III: 9/6/1989 @ 180 Brighton Avenue

Firefighter Douglas Rowell: 1/1/1992 @ 180 Liberty Street

Firefighter Kevin Hoy: 9/27/2009 @ 717 Ocean Avenue

Valor 3rd Class Life Saving Medal

An act performed in the line of duty, which through disregard of personal safety or prompt and alert reaction, results in saving a life.

Firefighter George Hyndsman: 6/1/1977

Firefighter Wayne McLaughlin: 6/1/1977

Firefighter Larry Fornicola: 4/6/1980 @ 259 Morris Avenue

Firefighter Kevin Hoy: 12/4/1982 @ 235 Seaview Avenue

Firefighter Joseph Johnson: 5/5/1984 @ Broadway and Memorial Pwky

Firefighter Joseph Hornick: 10/18/1991 @ 300 1st Avenue, Asbury Park

Firefighter Thomas Fleming: 1/1/1992 @ 180 Liberty Street

Firefighter Kenneth Warren: 2/12/1995 @ 71 Matilda Terrace

Firefighter Alfred Guzzi Jr: 5/18/1998 @ 217 Union Avenue

Merit 1st Class Combat Cross

An individual act with imminent personal hazard of life or line of duty death to the member.

Firefighter Harry Finn: 1938  Line of Duty Death

Firefighter Robert Pierce: 1961 Line of Duty Death

Firefighter Robert Feeney: 2002  Line of Duty Death

Training Officer Ronald Fitzpatrick: 2003  Line of Duty Death

Merit 2nd Class Exceptional Duty

A highly credible act in the line of duty showing initiative and accomplishment.

Firefighter Steve Fitzpatrick: 1/5/1985 @ 17 Long Branch Avenue

Firefighter Carl Griffin: 12/20/1995 @ 76 Third Avenue

Lieutenant Douglas Rowell: 7/21/2003 @ 425 Bath Avenue

Firefighter Carl Griffin: 9/27/2008 @ 717 Ocean Avenue

Ex. Chief Angelo Ciaglia: 1/3/2009 @ 95 West End Avenue

Lieutenant Douglas Rowell: 8/15/2009 @ Elberon Train Station

Firefighter Armand Guzzi Jr: 8/15/2009 @ Elberon Train Station

Firefighter Carl Griffin: 8/15/2009 @ Elberon Train Station

Firefighter Robert Pasquariello: 8/15/2009 @ Elberon Train Station

Merit 3rd Class Honorable Duty

A credible act in the line of duty showing initiative and accomplishment.

Firefighter Douglas Rowell: 4/6/1995 @ 50 Ocean Terrace

Firefighter Alfred Guzzi Jr: 4/6/1995 @ 50 Ocean Terrace

Lieutenant Thomas McGlennon III: 9/13/1997 @ 30 Seaview Manor

Firefighter Timothy Somers: 1/3/1999 @ 192-194 Belmont Avenue

Lieutenant Douglas Rowell: 1/3/1999 @ 192-194 Belmont Avenue

Firefighter Carl Griffin: 1/3/1999 @ 192-194 Belmont Avenue

Firefighter Carl Griffin: 7/2/1999 @ Seven Presidents Beach

Lieutenant Thomas McGlennon III: 1/19/2008 @ 50 Sixth Avenue

Firefighter Ronald Cattelona: 1/19/2008 @ 50 Sixth Avenue

Firefighter Joseph Gray: 1/19/2008 @ 50 Sixth Avenue

Firefighter Peter Keeshen: 1/19/2008 @ 50 Sixth Avenue

Firefighter Edward Barham: 8/17/2008 @ West End Avenue Beach

Firefighter Daniel Wattley: 8/17/2008 @ West End Avenue Beach

Firefighter Carmen Damiano: 9/27/2009 @ 717 Ocean Avenue

Firefighter Fred Migliaccio: 9/27/2009 @ 717 Ocean Avenue

Unit Citation

A team effort where members distinguished themselves to effectuate the protection of life and property.

Lieutenant Thomas McGlennon III: 5/2/1995 @ 404 Old Ocean Avenue

Firefighter Armand Guzzi Jr: 5/2/1995 @ 404 Old Ocean Avenue

Firefighter Douglas Rowell: 5/2/1995 @ 404 Old Ocean Avenue

Firefighter Timothy Somers: 5/2/1995 @ 404 Old Ocean Avenue

Firefighter Daniel Wattley: 5/2/1995 @ 404 Old Ocean Avenue

Lieutenant Thomas McGlennon III: 5/25/1998 @ 343 Broadway

Firefighter Thomas Fleming: 5/25/1998 @ 343 Broadway

Firefighter Carl Griffin: 5/25/1998 @ Broadway

Firefighter James Cook: 1/23/1999 @ 163 Chelsea Avenue

Lieutenant Thomas McGlennon III: 4/1/1999 @ 405 Broadway

Lieutenant Steve Fitzpatrick: 9/30/1999 @ 344 Ocean Blvd

Firefighter Wayne McLaughlin: 9/30/1999 @ 344 Ocean Blvd

Firefighter Daniel Wattley: 9/30/1999 @ 344 Ocean Blvd

Firefighter Jason Smuro: 9/30/1999 @ 344 Ocean Blvd

Captain Joseph Johnson: 12/26/1999 @ 36 Rockwell Avenue

Firefighter Alfred Guzzi Jr: 10/09/2000 @ 129 Franklin Avenue

Firefighter Carl Griffin: 10/09/2000 @ 129 Franklin Avenue

Firefighter Alfred Guzzi Jr: 8/26/2004 @ 563 Broadway

Firefighter Ronald Cattelona: 8/26/2004 @ 563 Broadway

Firefighter Michael Scully: 8/26/2004 @ 563 Broadway

Firefighter Brian Munson: 8/26/2004 @ 563 Broadway

Lieutenant Thomas McGlennon III: 4/11/2005 @ Bath Avenue Beach

Firefighter Robert Pasquariello: 4/11/2005 @ Bath Avenue Beach

Firefighter Joseph Gray: 4/11/2005 @ Bath Avenue Beach

Firefighter Edward Barham: 4/11/2005 @ Bath Avenue Beach

Firefighter Kerin Slattery: 4/11/2005 @ Bath Avenue Beach

Lieutenant Douglas Rowell: 4/17/2005 @ Laird Street Beach

Firefighter Kevin Hoy: 4/17/2005 @ Laird Street Beach

Firefighter Armand Guzzi Jr: 4/17/2005 @ Laird Street Beach

Firefighter Thomas Fleming: 4/17/2005 @ Laird Street Beach

Firefighter Kerin Slattery: 4/17/2005 @ Laird Street Beach

Firefighter Joseph Gray: 4/17/2005 @ Laird Street Beach

Firefighter Alfred Guzzi Jr: 7/31/2008 @ West End Avenue Beach

Firefighter Thomas Fleming: 7/31/2008 @ West End Avenue Beach

Firefighter James Cook: 7/31/2008 @ West End Avenue Beach

Firefighter Jason Smuro: 7/31/2008 @ West End Avenue Beach

Firefighter Michael Cook: 7/31/2008 @ West End Avenue Beach

Firefighter Nick Saffioti: 7/31/2008 @ West End Avenue Beach

Captain Joseph Johnson: 12/17/2008 @ 40 Sycamore Avenue

Lieutenant Douglas Rowell: 12/17/2008 @ 40 Sycamore Avenue

Firefighter Kevin Hoy: 12/17/2008 @ 40 Sycamore Avenue

Firefighter James Cook: 12/17/2008 @ 40 Sycamore Avenue

Firefighter Carl Griffin: 12/17/2008 @ 40 Sycamore Avenue

Firefighter James Parnell: 2/18/2009 @ 787 Ocean Avenue

Firefighter Edward Barham: 2/18/2009 @ 787 Ocean Avenue

Firefighter Ronald Cattelona: 2/18/2009 @ 787 Ocean Avenue

Firefighter Kerin Slattery: 2/18/2009 @ 787 Ocean Avenue

Firefighter Justin Brand: 2/18/2009 @ 787 Ocean Avenue

Firefighter Patrick Joyce: 2/18/2009 @ 787 Ocean Avenue

Firefighter Robert Pasquariello: 2/18/2009 @ 787 Ocean Avenue

Firefighter Joseph Gray: 2/18/2009 @ 787Ocean Avenue

Ex. Chief Angelo Ciaglia: 8/15/2009 @ Elberon Train Station

Firefighter Todd Feiter: 8/15/2009 @ Elberon Train Station

Firefighter David Phillips: 8/15/2009 @ Elberon Train Station

Firefighter James Mazzei: 8/15/2009 @ Elberon Train Station

Firefighter Andrew Spiezio: 8/15/2009 @ Elberon Train Station

Firefighter Joseph Grasso: 8/15/2009 @ Elberon Train Station

Lieutenant Douglas Rowell: 9/27/2009 @ 717 Ocean Avenue

Firefighter Armand Guzzi Jr: 9/27/2009 @ 717 Ocean Avenue

Firefighter James Cook: 9/27/2009 @ 717 Ocean Avenue

Tours 1,2,3,4: 10/29/2012 Hurricane Sandy

Lieutenant James Cook: 1/2014 @ Long Branch Ave / Chelton Ave

Firefighter David Phillips III: 1/2014 @ Long Branch Ave / Chelton Ave

Firefighter Thomas Fleming: 1/2014 @ Long Branch Ave / Chelton Ave

Firefighter James Migliaccio: 1/2014 @ Long Branch Ave / Chelton Ave

Maltese Cross

A serious wound or injury received in the line of duty.

Firefighter Thomas Loftus: 1975 Active Duty Death

Lieutenant John Rowell: 1989 Active Duty Death

Firefighter Jerome Stamberger: 1995 Active Duty Death

Firefighter James Parnell: 6/18/1996 @ 129 West End Avenue

Firefighter Ronald Cattelona: 12/28/1998 @ 205 Union Avenue

Firefighter Steve Peterson: 2006 Line of Duty Injury

Firefighter Daniel Wattley: 2011 Line of Duty Injury

Administrative Commendation

A member of a departmental unit whose efforts produced a high level of performance.

Firefighter Larry Fornicola: 1987-1991 Fire Prevention

Firefighter Wayne McLaughlin: 1988 INFIRS Program

Firefighter Edward Rogers: 1988-1990 Fire Education

Firefighter Thomas McGlennon III: 1990 Firefighters Fund

Firefighter Jerome Stamberger: 1990 Firefighters Fund

Firefighter Wallace Potter: 1990 Maintenance Program

Firefighter Charles Barham: 1998 Hose testing

Firefighter Kevin Hoy: 1998 Hose testing

Firefighter Douglas Rowell: 1998 Hose testing

Firefighter Armand Guzzi Jr: 1998 Hose testing

Firefighter Robert Kreuz: 1998 Computer Services

Lieutenant Thomas McGlennon III: 1998 Valor Program

Captain Joseph Johnson: 1999 Assistance to the Chief

Lieutenant Alan Greenspan: 2000 Knox Box Program

OEM Director Stan Dzuiba: Hurricane Sandy 2012

Firefighter Carl Griffin: Hurricane Sandy 2012

Fire Official Kevin Hayes: Hurricane Sandy 2012

Chief Angelo Ciaglia: Hurricane Sandy 2012

Monmouth County 200 Club Awards

Performing and extraordinary act with total disregard for personal safety.

Captain Tim Somers: 9/2014 @ Ice House Rd, Monmouth Beach

Firefighter Henry Cioffi: 9/2014 @ Ice House Rd, Monmouth Beach

Firefighter Nick Saffioti: 9/2014 @ Ice House Rd, Monmouth Beach

Firefighter Kerin Slattery: 9/2/2015 @ 245 Joline Ave

Firefighter Nick Saffioti: 9/2/2015 @ 245 Joline Ave

Firefighter Lawrence Fornicola: 9/2/2015 @ 245 Joline Ave

Firefighter Timothy Phillips: 9/2/2015 @ 245 Joline Ave

Lieutenant James Cook: 9/2/2015 @ 245 Joline Ave

Monmouth County Fire Marshal

Class 2 Valor

Members of a Monmouth County Fire Department who affect the rescue of any soul, be they a firefighter or civilian, whose life, is endangered by fire or other emergency.

Captain Tim Somers: 9/2014 @ Ice House Rd, Monmouth Beach

Firefighter Henry Cioffi: 9/2014 @ Ice House Rd, Monmouth Beach

Firefighter Nick Saffioti: 9/2014 @ Ice House Rd, Monmouth Beach

NJ State FMBA Valor Awards

Gold Medal of Valor

The Gold Medal of Valor is awarded to a firefighter(s) for a heroic act involving a degree of danger with extreme personal risk above and beyond the call of duty.

Lieutenant James Cook: 9/2/2015 @ 245 Joline Ave

Firefighter Kerin Slattery: 9/2/2015 @ 245 Joline Ave

Firefighter Nick Saffioti: 9/2/2015 @ 245 Joline Ave

Firefighter Lawrence Fornicola: 9/2/2015 @ 245 Joline Ave

Firefighter Timothy Phillips: 9/2/2015 @ 245 Joline Ave