Belleville Fire Department Honors Service Member
January 30, 2020
2017 Belleville graduate Ty Varney has left to serve in the United States Marine Corps. Varney will attend basic training at Camp Pendleton. After graduation he will be training for the Security Forces, with a goal of becoming a member of the Fleet Anti-Terrorism Security Team (FAST). Varney is also a recipient of a Ben Jackson Foundation Travel Award.
The Belleville Fire Department said on Facebook, "This flag will remain over his locker to remind all of us of his sacrifice, and the sacrifice of other members of our department before him, to our great country to ensure the freedoms we enjoy every day. We are proud to have served our community with you Ty!"
To read more about Ty Varney and other Ben Jackson Foundation Travel Award recipients, or to donate to the foundation, go to: https://www.benjacksonfoundation.org/.