Department: 101 Gamaliel Fire Protection District #5
City and State: Gamaliel, AR
Junior Firefighter Since: June 2008
TV shows: Seconds from Disaster, Destroyed in Seconds, Emergency
Movies: Ladder 49, Backdraft, Fire House Dog
School subjects: Geometry
Some Questions for Joshua:
How did you find out about your junior firefighter/Explorer program?
My father, mother, uncle, aunt, and grandpa are all part of the local fire department.
What are your favorite activities as a junior firefighter?
My favorite activities are going on fire and EMS calls and helping the public. I like helping at our fundraisers.
Who is your role model and what have you learned from that person?
My dad is my role model. I have learned many aspects of firefighting and EMS from him.
What are your plans for the future?
I would like to work toward becoming a paid firefighter one day.
What have you learned from being a junior firefighter?
Teamwork, respect, pride, professionalism, and discipline.