Roll of Honor

Allan  Tarasiewicz

Allan Tarasiewicz

  • Firefighter
  • Fire Department City of New York
  • New York
  • Age: 45
  • Year of Death: 2001

Allan Tarasiewicz‚ 45‚ firefighter‚ FDNY‚ Rescue 5. For Tarasiewicz‚ an 11-year FDNY veteran‚ becoming a member of Rescue 5 was the culmination of a life spent looking for new challenges. A former Marine‚ he had worked as a coalminer and honed his skills as a scuba specialist. At home in Staten Island‚ Tarasiewicz was working with his wife on the complete renovation of a 100-year old home‚ bought so he would be close to his firehouse.

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Memorial Wall

  1. It was an honor to climb the 110 floors just as you did that horrific day. You were on my mind every step!

    – Jill South