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Timeline of Tragedy: On the morning of September 11th, 2002, the FDNY received the first call to action at the World Trade Center. What happened then?
November 1 - May 31, 2002 -- day by day  


January 1, 2002
Bodies of ten firefighters and three civilians are pulled from the rubble of the World Trade Center as excavation crews uncover the lobby of one of the collapsed towers.


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September 11, 2001

A heroic and tragic day for the FDNY.

September 12 - 30

As hope wanes for survivors, recovery begins.

October

A time of memorials and remembrance.

November to May

> Recovery brings resolve to victims' families.

June 2002 and beyond

The impact continues.

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