discuss print share

FDNY Fathers and Sons: Interview, Part 1

Loss unites these FDNY firefighters whose fathers or sons were killed on 9/11 - but so, too, does hope for the FDNY's future

Tuesday, September 6, 2011


This video was originally published on JEMS.com's sister site, FireFighterNation.com.

The FDNY has a long history of multiple generations of the same family serving at the same time. On 9/11, this tradition took a tragic turn; many FDNY firefighters lost family members who also responded to the incident. To mark the 10-year anniversary of September 11, FireRescue Editor-in-Chief Tim Sendelbach interviewed FDNY firefighters whose sons or fathers were killed on 9/11. In Part 1 of this four-part series, we meet the "Band of Dads" and discuss the sacrifices they made.

Watch Part 2

Watch Part 3

Watch Part 4

Tags: News, News Video, September 11


discuss print share
What's Your Take? Comment Now ...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Featured Careers & Jobs in EMS

Get JEMS in Your Inbox

 

Fire EMS Blogs


Blogger Browser

Today's Featured Posts

 

EMS Airway Clinic

The Evolution of Civilian High Threat Medical Guidelines

How mass killing events have proven a need for new guidelines.
More >