Synopsis by Andrea LeVasseur
First aired on the Discovery Channel on March 8, 2001, New York Firefighters: The Brotherhood of September 11 focuses on the efforts of a team of rescue workers who gave their lives on September 11. Rescue Company Three consisted of eight men: Brian Hickey, Ray Meisenheimer, Christopher Blackwell, Don Regan, Joe Spor, Tom Gambino, Tom Foley, and Gerry Schrang. This documentary is narrated by actress Stockard Channing and directed by Peter Schnall, who knew the firefighters and was granted access to their fire station in the South Bronx for a few months following the attacks. The program investigates the rescue efforts of the team at Ground Zero as well as the impact left on their fellow firefighters and families.
September 11th, firefighter, rescue, tribute