A firefighter who died on September 11 was laid to relaxation Tuesday after his stays had been identified 18 years later.
Firefighters and family members gathered to mourn Michael Haub after his stays had been conclusively identified, the Uniformed Firefighters Association stated in a assertion. It stated the service was to offer his household with closure and a peace of thoughts after the medical expert final week identified extra of his stays that had been recovered at Ground Zero.
As of July this 12 months, the remains of only about 60% of the 2,753 people killed on the World Trade Center that day have been positively identified, in line with the medical expert’s workplace.Haub was a 13-year veteran of Ladder Company 4, in line with the affiliation.
“We remember him and the 342 other firefighters who perished that fateful day, and will be forever grateful for the courage they show,” it stated in an announcement Tuesday.