In the Line of Duty

June 24, 2011
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(Photo by Steve MacDonald/Boston Fire Department) The Boston Fire Department Gaelic Pipe & Drum Band stands before the memorial at the Fireman’s Lot in Forest Hills Cemetery during an annual tribute on June 12. The lot is the final resting place of 15 BFD firefighters who have died in the line of duty since 1858. City Council President Steve Murphy oversaw this year’s memorial service, which included placing flowers on the graves.