It’s with deep regret that we pass on details about another tragic loss due to the attacks of 9/11/01. Dr. Chris Bosche has died from an illness contracted during his response to the World Trade Center following the terrorist attacks. He passed away yesterday, September 12th 2017.
He deployed for the WTC response as a member of Ohio DMAT. he eventually moved to Missouri and then joined their task force. A member of their task force for many years, Dr. Bosche turned out multiple times to natural and man-made disasters — including Hurricanes Andrew and Katrina as well as to Ground Zero.
Before medical school, Dr. Bosche served as a firefighter. As an emergency physician and member of the task force. He served as medical director for multiple EMS agencies and is widely known for his work in emergency services and disaster response. During his three year battle with cancer, messages of support were sent by emergency services personnel from around the world. He is survived by his wife, Amy, and their two young children, Jennifer and Jake.