The 23rd Street Fire took place on 10-17-1966 . 12 FDNY Firefighters were killed in the Line of Duty after the floor collapsed, the largest loss of life in the department’s history until 9/11.
This Fire has MANY, MANY Lessons Learned, and Items for Review. Below are some Great Resources. Please Don’t Let these Men Die in Vain.
Great Article HERE
A Outstanding Podcast About the Fire HERE