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Retired NYPD Emergency Service Unit cop Paul Johnson dies from 9/11-linked lung disease

Retired NYPD Officer Paul Johnson died on July 22, 2018 of World Trade Center-related pulmonary fibrosis in South Carolina, reports Esha Ray in the Daily News. The retired member of the elite Emergency Services Unit was 60. He joined the NYPD in 1987 and became a member of ESU Truck 7. He arrived at the site of […]

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PAPD cop, firefighter, die of 9/11-related illnesses

Retired Port Authority Police Lieutenant John Brant, 61, died of World Trade Center-related esophageal and stomach cancer on July 19, 2018. His illness was diagnosed on Memorial Day weekend. Although he was fit and healthy, an avid baseball player, cyclist, and marathon runner, he rapidly deteriorated, reported Thomas Tracy for the NY Daily News. Lt. […]

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Slain sergeant’s widow attends donation ceremony in Weymouth

The FF Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation has given the family of murdered Weymouth PD Sergeant Michael Chesna $100,000 to pay off their mortgage, reported Perry Russom, John Moroney and Karla Rendon-Alvarez for NECN News. The foundation honors FDNY Firefighter Stephen Siller, who was killed in the line of duty in the terrorist attacks on the World […]

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