September 2017

Remembering 9/11

September 14th, 2017|

LPFFA 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

London firefighters and families remember 9/11

September 11th, 2016|

London Firefighter Dennis Peeters observes a moment of silence with his wife Melisa and children Lauren, 4, Luka, 7, and Julian, 6, l-r, during a ceremony to remember firefighters who died in the line of duty at London Fire Station No.1 on Sunday September 11, 2016. The ceremony is held annually on September 11 […]

Londoners Commemorate 9/11, Mourn Fallen Fire Fighters

September 11th, 2014|

Millions of people across North America paid tribute to those who lost their lives 13 years ago in the 9/11 terrorist attacks, including dozens who attended a service here in London.

A large crowd gathered at the London Fire Department’s Memorial Headquarters at Fire Station No. 1 at the corner of Horton and Colbourne Streets […]

Memorial Service Held In London On 12th Anniversary of 9/11 Attacks

September 11th, 2013|

London firefighters and other dignitaries attended a special ceremony marking the 12th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks.

Wednesday’s ceremony at Fire Station #1 on Horton Street honoured not only the first responders who lost their lives 12 years ago, but all London firefighters who have paid the ultimate sacrifice.

“When I was 21 years […]

Photos of 9/11 Ceremony

September 11th, 2013|

London Community News photos of the 9/11 Service

9-11 Memorial Service Held in London

September 11th, 2013|

Today marks the 12th Annivesary of 9-11. While services are being held in Washington and NY CIty, fallen firefighters will also be remembered in London.

Local firefighters along with EMS, police and the Canadian Military will remember those men and women who lost their lives on this day in 2001. The public is invited to […]

London firefighters remember 9/11

September 11th, 2013|

Twelve years on, a crowd of a few dozen gathers to pay tribute to the lives of a few hundred, as well as their own.

When hijackers flew American Airlines Flight 11 into the North Tower of the World Trade Centre in New York, emergency workers did what they are trained to do and rushed […]

9/11 Memorial – CTV

September 11th, 2013|

CTV coverage of the 9/11 Memorial Ceremony held at London Fire Department Memorial Headquarters

9/11 Memorial

September 11th, 2013|

London Fire Fighters held a very humble ceremony commemorating the lives lost during the terrorist attacks of September 11th, 2001.

Firefighters Mark Terror Attacks Victims

September 11th, 2012|

A ceremony in London acknowledged the lives lost during 9/11, but also..

Remembering fallen firefighters

September 11th, 2012|

London firefighters paid tribute to their fallen comrades during a solemn ceremony marking the Firefighter Day of Remembrance in front of the London Fire Department Memorial Headquarters

London Firefighters Pause To Remember The Fallen on 9/11 Anniversary

September 11th, 2012|

Hundreds will gather at London's main fire station on Tuesday to pause and remember those who died in the September 11th terrorist attacks 11 years ago.

Family of firefighters pay their respects at memorial

September 11th, 2012|


London Firefighter Memorial

September 11th, 2011|

Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty thanks emergency workers during a memorial for 21 London firefighters who have died in the line of duty at the London Fire Department Memorial Headquarters on Horton Street on Sunday September 11th, 2011. Family and friends of the fallen firefighters gathered to celebrate their memory as well as to remember […]

Fallen fire fighters memorial unveiled

September 11th, 2011|

Until now their sacrifice has been marked by boots, jackets and helmets arranged on empty chairs.

But now the names of 21 London fire fighters who died in the line of duty or due to occupational disease are inscribed on a granite cross.

About 1,000 people turned out on Sunday for the dedication ceremony for the […]

London Remembers Their Fallen

September 11th, 2011|

Hundreds of people packed into the Headquarters of the London Fire Department this afternoon to pay their respects to the fallen fire fighters who perished in the 9/11 terror attacks in New York City and the 21 London firefighters killed in the line of duty over the years.

The Fire Fighter Pipe Band lead a […]

Canada’s Heroes; London Fire Fighters

September 11th, 2011|

Sunday, 11 September 2011 – Londoners gathered on the tenth anniversary of the tragic events of “9/11” to remember. Fallen London Fire Fighters were honoured with the unveiling of the London Fire Fighters’ Memorial Monument and the dedication of the London Fire Department Memorial Headquarters.

via London Celebrates Canada

Monument-al preparation

September 7th, 2011|

Off-duty members of the London Fire Department watch as Jason Fiqueiredo floats concrete in preparation for the installation of the London Firefighters’ Memorial Monument, which will be erected in front of the fire station at 400 Horton St.

The monument will be officially dedicated on Sunday (Sept. 11) during a special ceremony at 1 p.m. […]

August 2011

Monument will honour London firefighters

August 23rd, 2011|

A monument dedicated to London’s fallen firefighters will be unveiled in September, on the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks in the United States.

“It was in the original planning stages probably about five or six years ago and we’re really trying to put the push on it,” said Jim Holmes, president of the […]