Firefighter Michael Kennedy

Boston Firefighter Michael Kennedy (left) and Lt. Edward Walsh. (Photos courtesy: Facebook-Boston Fire Dept.)

Fallen Boston Firefighters Honored At Ceremony

Two Boston firefighters who died battling the Back Bay fire in more than a year ago were honored Saturday night during the department’s 136th annual awards ceremony.

05/16/2015

Boston Firefighter Michael Kennedy (left) and Lt. Edward Walsh. (Photos courtesy: Facebook-Boston Fire Dept.)

2 Firefighters Killed In Back Bay Fire One Year Ago Remembered

A number of people continue to place flowers in front of Ladder 15 and Engine 33 in honor of Lt. Ed Walsh and Firefighter Michael Kennedy who made the ultimate sacrifice one year ago when they responded to a wind-whipped fire on Beacon Street and became trapped in the basement.

03/26/2015

Family members of Lt. Edward Walsh and firefighter Michael Kennedy accept a posthumous honor. (WBZ-TV)

Families Of Fallen Boston Firefighters Accept Medals Of Honor

The families of two fallen Boston firefighters accepted posthumous medals of honor from Gov. Deval Patrick.

10/28/2014

A foundation for late firefighter Michael Kennedy was announced. (WBZ)

Foundation For Late Firefighter Michael Kennedy ‘Bringing His Spirit Forward’

Firefighter Michael Kennedy’s mother said the only good thing to come from her son’s death is the focus that will be put on safe firefighting.

09/26/2014

(Photo via @BostonFire/Twitter)

West Roxbury Playground Dedicated To Two Fallen Boston Firefighters

Two Boston firefighters killed in the line of duty were honored on Saturday in West Roxbury.

07/26/2014

Paul Kennedy (L), Alex Beauzile (C),  Kathy Crosby-Bell (R) accept the award on behalf of fallen Boston Firefighter Michael Kennedy. (WBZ-TV)

Fallen Boston Firefighter Posthumously Honored As ‘Big Brother Of The Year’

For what is believed to be the first time in the organization’s history, the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay has given its “Big of the Year” award posthumously.

05/22/2014

An aerial view of the procession in West Roxbury. (WBZ-TV)

VIDEO: Final Salute To Firefighter Michael Kennedy

Boston firefighter and former Marine Michael Kennedy was given a final salute, Thursday morning.

04/03/2014

Firefighters line up to pay their respects at the funeral for Lt. Ed Walsh. (Kate Merrill/WBZ)

Thousands Of Firefighters Attend Wake For Lt. Ed Walsh In Watertown

Family, friends and colleagues gathered Tuesday to pay their respects to one of the firefighters lost in the Beacon Street fire.

04/01/2014

The memorial outside the Boylston Street firehouse continues to grow. (WBZ-TV)

Memorial Tribute To Fallen Firefighters Continues At Boylston Street Firehouse

Visitors continue to stop to pray, reflect and remember the two firefighters killed in a Beacon Street fire.

03/31/2014

Boston Firefighter Michael Kennedy (left) and Lt. Edward Walsh. (Photos courtesy: Facebook-Boston Fire Dept.)

Funeral Arrangements Announced For Fallen Boston Firefighters

The funeral arrangements have been announced for the two Boston firefighters killed while battling a Beacon Street blaze, last week.

03/30/2014

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