Supervising Fire Marshal John Joseph "Jack" McCauley

Supervising Fire Marshal John Joseph "Jack" McCauley

New York City Fire Department - Bureau of Fire Investigation, New York

End of Watch Saturday, May 28, 2022

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John Joseph "Jack" McCauley

Supervising Fire Marshal Jack McCauley died as the result of cancer that he developed following his assignment to the search and recovery efforts at the World Trade Center site following the 9/11 Terrorist Attacks.

Supervising Fire Marshal McCauley had served with the New York City Fire Department for 29 years and served with the New York City Fire Department - Bureau of Fire Investigation for 24 years. He is survived by his wife, four children, and eight grandchildren.

Bio

  • Age 65
  • Tour 29 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause 9/11 related illness
  • Incident Date Tuesday, September 11, 2001
  • Weapon Aircraft; Passenger jet
  • Offender 19 suicide attackers

9/11, terrorism

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To our NYFD family, we pause and remember Fire Marshal Jack McCauley and reflect on the professionalism, selflessness, and sacrifice demonstrated by first responders every single day. At this time, we honor Jack McCauley and those like him, whose lives and health were forever changed due to their service on 9/11 and the days that followed. May the support & encouragement you receive from agencies from near and far continue to provide peace and comfort as you go forward.

Liane Johnson, #53-66
Monroe County Sheriff's Office
Indiana
U.S.A.

August 12, 2022

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