LAFD Mourns Loss of FDNY Firefighters

Saturday, August 18, 2007 |

The men and women of the Los Angeles Fire Department express their deepest sympathy to the families, friends and colleagues of New York City (FDNY) Firefighters Joseph Graffagnino and Robert Beddia, who died from injuries sustained while battling a Highrise fire at the vacant Deutsche Bank office building in Manhattan, New York.

Submitted by Ron Myers, Spokesman
Los Angeles Fire Department


m.kahn said...


I would also like to offer my condolences to the families of the fallen firefighters, and a speedy recovery to the injured members.

Stay safe!

Portland, OR

Ashley said...

My heart goes out to the families and friends of these two FDNY firefighters. They risked their lives to bring this high-rise fire under control despite the dangers that this pre-damaged building posed. My thoughts and prayers are with the FDNY family.

Anonymous said...

Sleep well, bravest of the brave. It is a sad day for all of us in the fire service, and my condolences to the families of the fallen, and the family of FDNY

John Adams

Anonymous said...

Rest in Peace My Brothers........You'll never be forgoten.

Anonymous said...

May GOD bless the families who have lost a loved one. And a speedy recovery to those who were injured.

Post a Comment

Comments to this blog are approved or disapproved without editing.

We seek to offer a broad cross-section of *public* thoughts that are specific to the topic at hand and genuinely polite in tone - regardless of opinion.

Kindly post your comments below.