ambulanceeNCA reports that a memorial has been unveiled in Stellenbosch for emergency services staff who have lost their lives in the line of duty.  

It is the first of its kind in South Africa, and it was an emotional occasion for their family members.  Recognition is for pilots, firefighters, search rescuers and medical crew who have lost their lives at the scene of emergencies.  Firefighters across the country will be taking part in International Firefighters Day on Wednesday when those who have made the ultimate sacrifice will also be remembered.

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