Timothy Patrick McSweeney‚ 37‚ firefighter‚ FDNY‚ Ladder 3. McSweeney joined the FDNY in 1987‚ and won six awards for heroism. Known as the Big Guy or the Gentle Giant‚ the 6 foot-3-inch tall McSweeney loved to spend time with his family – his wife and their three children. Firefighting was a family affair: McSweeney’s father‚ Dennis‚ is a retired FDNY battalion chief‚ as was his first cousin‚ Peter Freund‚ was also died on September 11th.
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