99 firefighters promoted at Christian Cultural Center in Starrett City

Nearly 100 firefighters were promoted today at a special ceremony held at the Christian Cultural Center in Starrett City.

Nearly 100 firefighters were promoted today at a special ceremony held at the Christian Cultural Center in Starrett City. (9/12/13)

BROOKLYN - Nearly 100 firefighters were promoted at a special ceremony held at the Christian Cultural Center in Starrett City.

FDNY Commissioner Salvatore Cassano presided over the event.

Two battalion chiefs were promoted to the rank of deputy chief, 52 lieutenants were promoted to the rank of captain and 45 firefighters were promoted to the rank of lieutenant.

The combined work experience of the group exceeds 1,400 years of experience as firefighters.

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