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FDNY 9/11 memorial at St. Patrick's Cathedral

A day before the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, St. Patrick's Cathedral held a memorial to remember the 343 members of the FDNY who lost their lives on that fateful day.

FDNY firefighters, each carrying a flag for a fallen brother enter St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan for a memorial service on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016. The 343 FDNY members that perished during the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center were honored during the afternoon ceremony.

The lives of 343 FDNY firefighters that perished during the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001, are honored outside of St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan during a memorial service on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016.

FDNY firefighters, each carrying a flag for a fallen brother enter St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan for a memorial service on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016. The 343 FDNY members that perished during the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center were honored during the afternoon ceremony.

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FDNY members stand at attention with furled American flags outside of St. Patrick's Cathedral during a fallen FDNY firefighter memorial ceremony on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016. The 343 flags were for each firefighter that perished during the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001.

The lives of 343 FDNY firefighters that perished during the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center are honored outside of St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan during a memorial service on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016.

FDNY members, each carrying a flag for a fallen brother begin to walk into St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan for a memorial service on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016. The 343 FDNY firefighters that perished during the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center were honored during the afternoon ceremony.

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, FDNY Fire Commissioner Daniel Nigro, U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch, right, City Public Advocate Letitia James and others on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016, stand as FDNY members march in front of St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan during a memorial service for the 343 FDNY firefighters that perished during the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2011.

FDNY members, each carrying a flag for a fallen brother begin their walk into St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan for a Memorial service on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016. The 343 FDNY firefighters that perished during the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center were honored during the afternoon ceremony.

Firemen stand at attention with furled American flags outside of St. Patrick's Cathedral during a Memorial Ceremony on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016. The 343 flags were for those firemen that lost their lives during the terrorist attacks on the WTC during 9/11.

The doors to St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan open after an afternoon FDNY memorial ceremony on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016. The 343 FDNY firefighters that perished during the terrorist attacks on the WTC on 9/11 were honored at the event.

An FDNY bugler plays taps on top of a fire truck outside of St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan during a memorial service on Sept. 10, 2016. The 343 FDNY firefighters that perished during the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center were honored during the afternoon ceremony.

The doors to St. Patrick's Cathedral in Manhattan open after an afternoon FDNY memorial service on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016. The 343 FDNY firefighters that perished during the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center were honored during the afternoon ceremony.