Reminiscences of Jay Swithers : oral history, 2004.
|Creator: ||Swithers, Jay||Project: ||September 11, 2001 telling lives oral history project: |
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|Phys. Desc. :||transcript: 28 p. sound recording: 1 sound disc (55 min.) : digital ; 3 in.|
|Location: ||Columbia Center for Oral History|
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Captain, Emergency Medical Services, FDNY.
Scope and Contents
Background: born Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, NY; parents' early deaths; career: Harlem EMS [Emergency Medical Services], Urban Search and Rescue team paramedic; 9/11: arrival on site from Brooklyn, work at triage area, escape from beneath debris after collapse of towers; post-9/11: ground zero recovery effort.
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