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Inspired by 9/11: Volunteer Firefighter John Battistoni

"I felt there was something I wanted to do to help"

John Battistoni, a 57-year-old technical consultant, decided just a few months after the 9/11 terrorist attacks that he wanted to become a volunteer firefighter — if being "a fat guy" who'd had a heart attack wouldn't stand in his way. … Back to Article

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