Roll of Honor

Michael A. Esposito

Michael A. Esposito

  • Lieutenant
  • Fire Department of New York
  • New York
  • Age: 41
  • Year of Death: 2001

Michael A. Esposito‚ 41‚ lieutenant‚ FDNY‚ Squad 1. Esposito was posthumously promoted to captain. His fellow firefighters nicknamed him Mel‚ after an average guy in a Rodney Dangerfield movie‚ but Esposito was frequently honored for bravery by the FDNY and New York City. He assisted with the search and rescue operations after the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing and during the 1998 ice storm in upstate New York. He was honored on Staten Island’s Finest and Bravest Day. He was very involved in the sports activities of his sons.

Memorial Wall

  1. I just completed the 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb in your memory. RIP Brother. It was an honor!

    – Stephen Van Namen
  2. I, too, walked in your honor on this 15th anniversary of 9/11 and will wear your name on all my memorial walks moving forward. I continue to be grateful for your selflessness and you will not be forgotten. Prayers for you always!

    – Julie Roberts
  3. I am i member of the Reedsville Fire Dept. I got the honor today to climb for Michael. It was a hot day out today in Green Bay but over 3000 people showed up to climb. Thank you for your courage on that fateful day. Rest in peace brother, we will take it from here.

    – Craig Anhalt
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