Staff Sgt. Michael Ollis Race in Staten Island (CONT'D)
By STEVE WHITE, Correspondent | June 13, 2021 | NEW YORK
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Photo by STEVE WHITEFDNY Ceremonial Ambulance
Photo by STEVE WHITEFDNY Borough Command
Photo by STEVE WHITEFDNY Engine 165 responding on to a run
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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