Friday, September 20, 2019

Marco Island Fire/Rescue Department Remembers September 11

MI Firefighters on 9-11-2010

MI Firefighters on 9-11-2010

Marco Island Firefighters process in to Remembrance
Marco Island Firefighters process in to Remembrance Luncheon, Sept. 10.

Marco Island Firefighters process in to Remembrance Luncheon, Sept. 10.

Luncheon, Sept. 10.

Marco Island firefighters and emergency personnel took time to honor the heroes and victims of the tragic events of September 11, 2001, whilst training for emergency

 

 

situations involving high-rise buildings on Saturday, September 11, 2010.  During practise at the Gulfview building on N. Collier Blvd.,  the men and woman knelt at the base of the
In honor of 9-11, the flag is carried up the high-rise stairs.

In honor of 9-11, the flag is carried up the high-rise stairs.

stairwell in a moment of reverance before climbing the stairs.  In addition to wearing full fire protecting gear, and carrying hoses and other equipment, the team proudly carried the American
Marco Island Fire Department members bow their heads in remembrance of the heroes and victims of 9-11.

Marco Island Fire Department members bow their heads in remembrance of the heroes and victims of 9-11.

flag up the numerous flights of stairs in honor of 9-11. Marco Island Fire Department also attended a special luncheon on Friday, September 10 at the Marriott  in Remembrance of the heroes and victims of 9-11.  Photos by Jim Sousa.

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