BDFD Holding Pinning And Promotional Ceremony Tuesday

(Beaver Dam) The Beaver Dam Fire Department will be holding a pinning and promotional ceremony for several members of their department Tuesday night. Captain Lee Smith will formally be promoted to deputy chief, replacing Matt Christian who retired in May. Lieutenant’s Corey Braunschweig and John Jatczak will receive their additional bugle for being promoted to captain. The same will happen for Firefighter/Paramedic’s Eric Theel, Jake Zemlicka-Retzlaff, and Wesley Jahnke who all have been promoted to lieutenant. Paid-on-call firefighters Brennan Buschke and Anthony Kuenzi as well as career firefighter and paramedic George Anetsberger have completed their one year of probationary time and will be receiving badges. The ceremony will be held at 6:30pm in the lower truck room at the fire department. The public is welcomed to attend. Video of the ceremony will be posted to shortly after the event.