31 Dec '17, 1pm

A selfless example of one of our #military heroes losing his life for others

An Army solider died in the Bronx inferno Thursday night — while heroically rushing in and out of the apartment building to save several other lives, his grieving dad told The Post. follow the story The terrifying first moments of the deadly Bronx fire FDNY chiefs recall first moments at deadly Bronx fire Mom of tot who started Bronx fire could've warned us: resident The deadliest infernos in Big Apple history Soldier home for holidays died saving lives in Bronx inferno Pulling through after New York City’s most deadly fire in 27 years SEE ALL STORIES “That’s his nature,” said Kwabena Mensah, 62, whose son Emmanuel died when the Belmont building went up in flames. “He was trying to help people out from the fire, and unfortunately he lost his life. He tried to do his best.” Emmanuel, 28, had been home from Army duty for the holiday after finishing basic training in Georgia,...

Full article: https://nypost.com/2017/12/29/soldier-home-for-holidays-d...

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