New York City Firefighters read the names of victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on a memorial in Anthony in November 2005. From left are Lt. Jim Beltrami; Capt. John LaVelle, retired; Capt. Rich Kirschner; and retired State Fire Marshall Jim McSwigin. The 2005 trip was their first to the small Kansas town outside of Wichita.
New York City firefighters Joe Huber, right, and Jim Beltrami visit the Anthony 9/11 memorial. In the background is a sculpture made from World Trade Center steel.
Lt. Jim Beltrami lays a brick for a fallen 9/11 firefighter.
The Anthony 9/11 Memorial, Official State Memorial, in Anthony.
John Schott, the leader of the Anthony Memorial movement.
Capt. Joe Huber and Lt. Jim Beltrami at the Anthony 9/11 Memorial lay a brick for SFC David R. Berry, a local man killed in Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Lt. Jim Beltrami, left, and Joe Huber, both FDNY firefighters, are pictured at the Anthony 9/11 Memorial.