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Survivor of 7/7 bombings ‘took his own life’ hours after Manchester terror attack

Tony Walter, a survivor of the London Tube train bombing at Edgware Road on July 7, 2005, has killed himself after last week’s terrorist attack in Manchester reports Mark Chandler in the Evening Standard. Mr. Walter had difficulties coping since the 2005 bombings. After the recent attack in Westminster, his friends became concerned about him. One of […]

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Ray Pfeifer, beloved FDNY firefighter and Zadroga Act crusader, loses battle to cancer at 59 

Ray Pfeifer, a well-loved FDNY firefighter who fought for benefits for his fellow World Trade Center recovery workers from a wheelchair while battling stage-4 cancer has died of his illnesses at the age of 59, report Thomas Tracy and James Fanelli of the New York Daily News. Pfeifer spent, in his own words, “27 years, 220 days […]

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Flight 93 families remember

Ken Nacke and Ed Root spoke at the Flight 93 National Memorial about their families’ losses in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 writes Dylan Johnson of the Daily American. Nacke’s brother Louis “Joey” Nacke, was aboard United Airlines Flight 93 on September 11, 2001. Ed Root is a cousin of Lorraine Bay, a flight attendant […]

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