WILMINGTON -- The City of Wilmington Fire Department will hold a memorial dedication ceremony for Captian Eric Lacewell. There will be a presentation and dedication of Captain Eric Lacewells Memorial (unveiling of his bronzed helmet and boots) beginning at 6:30 p.m. June 25 at Empie Park Fire Station #2, 3403 Park Ave.

After the ceremony, a dinner will be provided. To reserve your seat, call 910-343-3946 or email Deborah.Montgomery@WilmingtonNC.gov no later than June 18. Parking will be available in the parking lot acorss the street from Station #2.

For more information,visit https://www.wilmingtonnc.gov/departments/fire-department%20or call 910-765-7458.

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