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Fort Hamilton High School JROTC Cadets Honor Fallen Veterans at the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation NYC 5K Run

Fort Hamilton High School JROTC Cadets at the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation NYC 5K Run
Fort Hamilton High School JROTC Cadets at the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation NYC 5K Run
Photo Credit: MAJ(R) Sang Lee
  • Posted on Oct 3rd, 2019
  • Story by: MAJ(R) Sang Lee
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NEW YORK, NY -- On Sunday Sept 29, the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation hold its 18th annual 5K run and walk, which starts in Brooklyn and traces the final steps of New York City firefighter Stephen Siller, who ran through the Brooklyn Battery Tunnel toward the Twin Towers on Sept. 11, 2001.

Seventy-Seven cadets from Fort Hamilton Tiger Battalion participated the Tunnel to Towers 5K run by holding and honoring the Fallen Soldiers Banner military members killed in the line of duty since 2001. Approximately 30,000 people participated this event and the annual race, organized by the Tunnel to Towers Foundation, takes place on the last Sunday of September. It raises money to support injured service members, first responders and their families.


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Fort Hamilton High School JROTC Cadets at the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation NYC 5K Run
Fort Hamilton High School JROTC Cadets at the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation NYC 5K Run
Fort Hamilton High School JROTC Cadets at the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation NYC 5K Run
Fort Hamilton High School JROTC Cadets at the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation NYC 5K Run
Fort Hamilton High School JROTC Cadets at the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation NYC 5K Run
Fort Hamilton High School JROTC Cadets at the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation NYC 5K Run
Fort Hamilton High School JROTC Cadets at the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation NYC 5K Run
Fort Hamilton High School JROTC Cadets at the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation NYC 5K Run
Fort Hamilton High School JROTC Cadets at the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation NYC 5K Run
Fort Hamilton High School JROTC Cadets at the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation NYC 5K Run