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Vienna Volunteer Fire Department 9/11 Memorial Dedication

On the tenth anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks on the United States, the Vienna [Ohio] Fire Depa
rtment dedicated a memorial to fallen firefighters and first responders. The memorial contains two steel beams from New York City's World Trade Center.

A four-part video of the ceremony may be viewed below.




The program:

"The Flowers of the Forest"
Jay Mulligan, Bagpiper

Presentation of Colors
Vienna Volunteer Fire Department

Invocation
Arch McCune, Faith-Based Coordinator

Welcome
Lt. John Hinely, Vienna Volunteer Fire Department

Invited Speakers
Heidi Brown, Vienna Township Trustee
Capri Cafaro, Ohio State Senator, 32nd District

History of the Memorial
Chief Richard Brannon, Vienna Volunteer Fire Department

Ringing of Bell
Vienna Volunteer Fire Department

Last Call
Trumbull County 911 and Vienna Volunteer Fire Department

Unveiling of Memorial
Vienna and Brookfield Volunteer Fire Departments

Helicopter Flyover
Stat MedEvac (unable to appear)

Blessing of Memorial
Father Lody

Closing Prayer
Arch McCune

"Amazing Grace"
Jay Mulligan





The video:

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The dedication ceremony was videotaped by Terry Wajda and John Hinely.


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