MT PLEASANT, SC – In honor of the 343 fallen firefighters, firefighters from across the nation gathered in the Lowcountry on Friday along with almost all of the Fire Departments in South Carolina.
They walked 5.4 miles over the Ravenel bridge to downtown Charleston and back with most wearing full gear. The walk kicked off at 9:00 a.m. with a ceremony at 8:30 a.m.
Firefighters wore lanyards with each firefighter’s name in honor of their fallen FDNY brothers and sisters.
Pictures and videos were shared on social media on Friday morning: