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9/11 hero firefighter dies of cancer

Saturday, July 16, 2011

A New York City fire marshal who helped save lives at Ground Zero has died of cancer.

Steven Mosiello served as right-hand man to the FDNY Chief on September 11th.

The 58-year-old was diagnosed with esophageal cancer back in 2009.

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Newsday reports the department classified his cancer as presumed to be linked to his work at Ground Zero.

Mosiello served with the FDNY for 23 years.

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