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Photo of the Week: FDNY shows gratitude for Air Force medical personnel


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This week’s Photo of the Week comes from the FDNY, showing firefighters from Engine 315 and Ladder 125 bringing meals to U.S. Air Force doctors, nurses and respiratory therapists working at NYC Health Queens to assist with the COVID-19 pandemic.

The firefighters offered their gratitude to the medical professionals from the Air Force Reserve, which mobilized more than 120 personnel to assist in the fight against the virus in New York City.





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