Brock Knipfel Retires From MJFD

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October 1, 2020

Moose Jaw, SK – On September 30, 2020, after almost 34 years with the Moose Jaw Fire Department (MJFD), Senior Captain Brock Knipfel officially retired from the MJFD.

Brock was hired on January 5, 1987 as a Firefighter, was promoted to Lieutenant in 2015, promoted to Captain in 2016 and on May 1, 2019 he was promoted to his current position as Senior Captain.

Throughout his career Brock was an exemplary firefighter as well as an outstanding Officer. On May 11, 1997 he was presented with the Governor General’s Award for Bravery due to his extraordinary efforts in helping free a man from a tractor that was on fire.

The MJFD and the City of Moose Jaw thank Brock for his many years of service and wish him all the best in his retirement.

Brock Knipfel spent almost 34 years with the MJFD.