SFFD Remembers Fallen in World Trade Center - September 11, 2007

SFFD Remembers Fallen in World Trade Center - September 11, 2007

Public Information Office

Media Advisory

1300 Hrs
For Immediate Release
Lt. Mindy Talmadge - 415 - 558-3656
Lt. Mindy Talmadge - 415 - 270-4895(P)

San Francisco Fire Department
Honors Fallen in World Trade Center  6 Year Remembrance Ceremony

On September 11, 2007, the Fire Department will participate in a remembrance ceremony for the Fire Service, Law Enforcement and civilians lost in the World Trade Center tragedy six years ago. The remembrance ceremony will take place at all 42 Stations.

1. 0645 Hours PST  Apparatus roll out of bays, flanking the driveways on both sides.

2. 0658 Hours PST  Fire Department personnel assemble at attention in front of individual Station flag pole (or central location in front of station).

3. 0659 Hours PST  Time of South Tower Collapse  Apparatus bell rings 3-3-3- (3 sets of 3 chimes each).

4. 0700 Hours PST  Lower Station flag to half staff, observe one minute of silence.

5. 0702 Hours PST  Recognition Service  Read names aloud of each of the 343 Firefighters from FDNY.

6. Flags will remain at half staff for the remainder of the day.

Members of the media wishing to observe/film the ceremony may do so at Fire Station 7, located at 2300 Folsom Street (corner of 19th and Folsom Streets).