PTA firefighters earn top honors

  • U.S. Army Pohakuloa Training Area firefighters and Hawaii County Fire Department conduct joint training on first responder fire and crash scenarios. The U.S. Army has a mutual-aid agreement with Hawaii County for 911 calls in the saddle region.

POHAKULOA TRAINING AREA — Competing against many other small fire departments across the U.S. Army Installation Management Command in the Pacific, the first responders from U.S. Army Garrison, Pohakuloa Training Area, earned the trophy of 2021 Small Fire Department of the Year.