Taylor Hartz, Boston University – Firefighters’ Farewell
Firefighters' Farewell
Caption: Boston and Watertown firefighters saltue outside the Watertown Fire Department on Main St. in Watertown, Mass., as the funeral procession for Lt. Edward Walsh Jr. passes en route to St. Patrick’s church.

Firefighters' Farewell
Caption: Boston fire department ladders 14 and 17 raise a flag in memory of Lt. Edward Walsh Jr. firefighters line up to join his funeral procession in Watertown, Mass., on April, 2.

Firefighters' Farewell
Caption: The daughter and nephew of Boston firefighter Lt. Edward Walsh Jr. peer from the windows of a black town car during the funeral procession for Lt. Walsh in Watertown, Mass. Walsh’s nephew wears a firefighter’s costume and salutes firemen while passing by.

Firefighters' Farewell

Caption: Boston Fire Department firefighters prepare to carry the casket carrying Boston Fire Department’s Lt. Edward Walsh Jr.’s body into St. Patrick’s church in Watertown, Mass., on April 2, 2014.

Firefighters' Farewell

Caption: Firefighters salute as the casket carrying Boston firefighter Lt. Edward Walsh Jr. is carried into St. Patrick’s church in Watertown, Mass., on April 2, 2014.

Firefighters' Farewell

Caption: Boston firefighter Lt. Edward Walsh Jr.’s boots sit beside a wreath laid on Engine 33 during his funeral at St. Patrick’s church in Watertown, Mass.

Firefighters' Farewell

Caption: Boston firefighters lift the casket carrying Lt. Edward Walsh Jr. onto Engine 33 after the funeral service for Walsh at St. Patrick’s church in Watertown, Mass., on April 2, 2014.

Firefighters' Farewell

Caption: Boston Firefights lift the casket carrying Lt. Edward Walsh Jr. onto Engine 33 as hundreds of firefighters line Main St. in Watertown, Mass., after the funeral services for Walsh at St. Patrick’s church.

Firefighters' Farewell

Caption: A Boston firefighter bows his head to the casket carrying Lt. Edward Walsh Jr. as Engine 33 departs Main St. in Watertown, Mass., following the funeral service for Walsh at St. Patrick’s church on April 2, 2014.