Canadian Fallen Firefighters Foundation
    [ff_id] => 1204
    [first_name] => George
    [nickname] => 
    [middle_name] => Robert
    [last_name] => Jones
    [category] => Wildland Firefighter
    [employment] => Wildland
    [rank] => Fire Warden
    [birth_date] => 1948-03-08
    [joined_date] => 1995-01-01
    [death_date] => 2013-07-12
    [funeral_date] => 2013-08-03
    [cemetary] => 
    [age] => 65
    [department] => Coastal Fire Centre, BC Wildfire Management Branch
    [station] => Mid Island Fire Zone
    [city] => Parksville
    [province] => British Columbia
    [incident_location] => Sarita Lake, Bamfield
    [incident_province] => British Columbia
    [cause] => Cardiac Arrest - Within 24 hrs of emergency
    [circumstances] => 

Heart attack after working the day on a wildfire scene.

[url] => [other] => [wsib_rec_date] => [date_entered] => 2014-01-15 12:45:49 [source] => Phil Taudin-Chabot, Fire Centre Manager [note] => Edited by James MacKinnon - Feb 11, 2024 [ceremony] => 2014 [photo] => CFFF_Kris_James_Colton_JonesFamily.jpg [panel_number] => 24 [story_EN] => [story_FR] => [is_live] => 1 [dod] => 2013-07-12 )
Fire Warden George Robert Jones
Parksville, British Columbia
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Honouring the Fallen

The Canadian Fallen Firefighters Foundation is a registered, non-profit charitable corporation, governed by a Board of Directors composed of member of the Canadian Fire Service and other interested Canadians dedicated to honouring Canada's fallen firefighters.

LODD Recognition Application

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Courage Publication

Volume 17 is now available - View all the  publications of Courage magazine online in digital format.

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2024 Canadian Firefighter Memorial Ceremony

The 2024 Canadian Firefighter Memorial Ceremony will be held in Ottawa at the Canadian Firefighter Memorial  on the 8 September at 10:30 AM. The 2024 Honorary Host will be the Canadian Volunteer Fire Services Association.

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Education Program

Scholarship & Bursaries

The Foundation awards Scholarships and Bursaries to the children and spouses of Fallen Firefighters recognized by the Foundation. 

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Online Store

Online Store

Items on the CFFF store have been carefully selected to help HONOUR and REMEMBER the firefighters who have been killed in the line of duty. The proceeds from the products sold through the store are used to SUPPORT their families. The CFFF is a registered charity and operates by fundraising.

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Tumbleweed Distilling | Releases UNFORGETTABLE Whisky, Canadian Fallen Firefighters Foundation

May 23rd, 2024

For Immediate Release | Tuesday May 21, 2024 Tumbleweed Distilling | Releases UNFORGETTABLE Whisky, Canadian Fallen Firefighters Foundation UNFORGETTABLE Whisky pays tribute... Read More