Tattoo of the Week
Country: United States
Fire Dept: Canton Fire
Year Started in Fire Service: 2004
Rank: Firefighter (private)
Description: Wanted a memorial with some local ties.The numbers in the maltese cross represent firefighters that have died near my hometown.
The 13 represent 13 who died in the Strand Theater Fire, Brockton Mass. March 10, 1941 - 9 who died in the Vendome Hotel Fire, Boston Mass; June 17,1972 - 6 who died the the Worcester Cold Storage Warehouse Fire December 3, 1999 - 343 who died in The World Trade Center September 11, 2001.
The tattoo took 30 hours to complete.
Tattoo Location: Back
Year Inked: 2008-2009
Studio: CowVooDoo - West Bridgewater MA
Artist: Steve Heffernan
Photo Credit: George Weinstein (2009)
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