2020 Firefighter of the Year Announced
By Union Watchdesk
December 16, 2020

The Union Fire Company Officers and Members would like to congratulate the 2020 Union Fire Company No. 1 Firefighter of the year, August Testa

August joined the Union Fire Company on June 10th, 2019 as a junior member. Coming from a long line of respected firefighter serving southern Chester county and the surrounding area. August completed his initial firefighter training thru the Octoraro Homeland Security Program, and continues to attend various training programs. August is a top 10 responder, has continued to staff and attend training when allowed considering our COVID-19 restrictions. August has become a valuable member of the Union Fire Company Family.

We would like to thank August for his continued dedication and service to the Union Fire Company No.1 and the communities we serve.


O. Robert Mitchell December 18, 2020 at 10:43 AM
Well deserved, my friend! I hope ya continue to put up with me for a long time! Proud to ride with ya!!!

Susan King December 18, 2020 at 1:21 PM
Congratulations ~ very well deserved!

William R Mankin December 21, 2020 at 3:13 PM
Congratulations, I'm sure you earned it, Union Fire Co. is one of the best. By the way I liked your bow-tie.