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Staff Sgt. Michael Ollis Race in Staten Island (CONT'D)

By STEVE WHITE, Correspondent | June 13, 2021 | NEW YORK

Story No. 061521105

STATEN ISLAND, NY - 500 runners took part in the 2021 Staff Sgt. Michael Ollis 5K run in Staten Island on June 13. Sgt.Ollis was a U.S.Army soldier killed in Afghanistan while shielding a Polish soldier. FDNY with the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation helped with the logistics of the race.

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