1. FDNY EMT Nicholas Webb graduated from the EMS Academy on Apr. 21, then asked his classmates to help him propose to his girlfriend, Melissa, after the ceremony. (She said yes!)

    FDNY EMT Nicholas Webb graduated from the EMS Academy on Apr. 21, then asked his classmates to help him propose to his girlfriend, Melissa, after the ceremony. (She said yes!)

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  2. FDNY members responding to the Port Mobil explosion on Staten Island, Feb. 21, 2003.

    FDNY members responding to the Port Mobil explosion on Staten Island, Feb. 21, 2003.

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  3. handluggage:

Engine 55. #red #fdny #nyc (at FDNY Engine 55)

    handluggage:

    Engine 55. #red #fdny #nyc (at FDNY Engine 55)

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  4. The U.S. Air Force presented the FDNY and family of Chief of Department Peter Ganci, who was killed on Sept. 11, with memorabilia from the Transit Center at Manas in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, informally named Ganci Air Base, on Apr. 3 at the FDNY Fire Academy.

    The U.S. Air Force presented the FDNY and family of Chief of Department Peter Ganci, who was killed on Sept. 11, with memorabilia from the Transit Center at Manas in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, informally named Ganci Air Base, on Apr. 3 at the FDNY Fire Academy.

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  5. Cancer survivor Marcus Musser (third from right), 18, visited the FDNY Fire Academy on April 1 to go through firefighter training as part of the Make-a-Wish Foundation. 
While there, the Department surprised him with a swearing in as an Honorary FDNY Firefighter. Watch the video: http://bit.ly/1mIR52T and learn more about the young hero: http://on.nyc.gov/1omQPZ8

    Cancer survivor Marcus Musser (third from right), 18, visited the FDNY Fire Academy on April 1 to go through firefighter training as part of the Make-a-Wish Foundation. 

    While there, the Department surprised him with a swearing in as an Honorary FDNY Firefighter. Watch the video: http://bit.ly/1mIR52T and learn more about the young hero: http://on.nyc.gov/1omQPZ8

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  6. FDNY firefighters at a 3-alarm fire in Queens, 2009.

    FDNY firefighters at a 3-alarm fire in Queens, 2009.

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  7. Bravery is the capacity to perform properly, even when scared half to death.
    – Omar N. Bradley

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  8. Firefighters battle an all-hands fire in Queens on Valentine’s Day, 2003.

    Firefighters battle an all-hands fire in Queens on Valentine’s Day, 2003.

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  9. The FDNY carries 343 flags in the St. Patrick’s Day Parade, representing the members killed on Sept. 11, 2001. 

    The FDNY carries 343 flags in the St. Patrick’s Day Parade, representing the members killed on Sept. 11, 2001. 

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  10. FDNY members faced freezing temperatures and high wind as they worked for a second day at the site of the East Harlem 5-alarm fire and building collapse on March 13. More photos on Twitter, @FDNY.

    FDNY members faced freezing temperatures and high wind as they worked for a second day at the site of the East Harlem 5-alarm fire and building collapse on March 13. More photos on Twitter, @FDNY.

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  11. FDNY members operate at the 5-alarm fire and building collapse on Park Avenue in East Harlem on March 12.

    FDNY members operate at the 5-alarm fire and building collapse on Park Avenue in East Harlem on March 12.

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  12. FDNY EMS members treat a ‘victim’ during a demonstration at Rockefeller Center, 2006.

    FDNY EMS members treat a ‘victim’ during a demonstration at Rockefeller Center, 2006.

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