Tag Archives: September 11 2001

Remembering 9/11

I will say is that I am PROUD. I am proud that so many choose to remember...to not forget. So many have decided that the stories must be told, that the new guys/gals must understand what happened, who we lost, what we lost, AND what we gained that day.

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POV Video: Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Run

When he heard the news, he called his wife Sally to tell her he would be late because he had to help those in need. He returned to Squad 1 to get his gear, then took his final heroic steps to the World Trade Center. When Stephen drove his truck to the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel, it was already closed to traffic . With sixty pounds of gear strapped to his back, he ran through the Tunnel, hoping to meet up with his own company, Squad 1.

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Complete Coverage of 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb Events

This past weekend there were 55 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb events across the Country. Somewhere between 12,000 and 15,000 firefighters participated in them. Special thanks to all of the volunteers who helped make them a huge success. Also a huge thanks to the companies who allowed us to climb in their buildings and to all of the businesses who donated water and other things to the climbs!

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