A final salute for a fallen comrade.

By Alan Hustak on July 20, 2012

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The casket of firefighter Thierry Godfrind, 39, who died accidentally while fighting a fire on July 13 leaves Montreal City Hall  Friday July 20 after lying in state. Thousands of firefighters from across the country took part in the funeral at Notre Dame Basilica.  Godfrind was the 144th firefighter to die in the line of duty since the department was started in 1863.

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