Terence Augustine McShane‚ 37‚ firefighter‚ FDNY‚ Ladder 101. McShane was a New York City police sergeant before joining the FDNY in 1999. McShane‚ who studied at Sienna College‚ used to be a lifeguard on Long Island‚ played rugby for many years‚ and approached every venture with gusto. At the time of the tragedy‚ the McShane family was living at a relative’s house while McShane and his father-in-law renovated the family home. After September 11‚ friends‚ relatives‚ and complete strangers joined in and helped to finish the job.