Ceremonies, Lakehurst Naval Air Station, October 20, 2001
of all, " Reilly said, "I want to thank God - for
bringing us safely to hell and back."
The Times of Trenton, September 21, 2001, Families Welcome
Rescue Team Home, by Larry Hanover
many people had losses of family members and loved ones, [NJTF-1
team member Michael McMahon]" McMahon said. "The
experiences and the events cause you to appreciate your family
more and it reminds you to take every opportunity with them
to the fullest."
The Times of Trenton, November 11, 2001 Finding Solace
After Tragedy, by Karen Ayres
300 family members - wives, mothers, fathers, daughters, sons
and even grandmothers - showed up and cheered and whistled
and waved flags and threw flowers as the team members, at
Ground Zero in Lower Manhattan since the day of the terrorist
attack, arrived in five busloads."
Newark Star Ledger, September 21, 2001, Insulated by the
Living by Bob Braun