WATCH LIVE: WBZ-TV News
WEATHER ALERT: Heavy Rain | Forecast | Blog | Radar | Weather App

Fallen Remembered During 121st Firefighter Memorial Service

BOSTON (CBS) — A special tribute was paid Sunday to the two firefighters killed while fighting a Beacon Street fire.

A tribute to firefighter Michael Kennedy. (WBZ-TV)

A tribute to firefighter Michael Kennedy. (WBZ-TV)

Flowers with the names of Lt. Ed Walsh and Firefighter Michael Kennedy were laid at the grave sites during the 121st Annual Firefighters Memorial Services at Forest Hills Cemetery in Jamaica Plain. Walsh and Kennedy were killed battling a 9-alarm Back Bay fire.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Kim Tunnicliffe reports

 

 

A special tribute was paid to Lt. Minehan, who was killed in the line of duty 20 years ago this June 24th. The Orator of the Day was Honorable Rosemary Minehan, the sister of the late Lt. Steve Minehan of Ladder 15.

MORE LOCAL NEWS FROM CBS BOSTON

 

Comments

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Boston

Call For Action
Download Our App

Listen Live