The first search and rescue dog on the scene of the World Trade Center disaster on September 11. 2001, was Bear, an 11 year old Golden Retriever. He began recovery efforts immediately, working 18 hour days in the beginning. Rest in Peace, Bear.
Rick Rescorla during the Battle of Ia Drang Valley, Vietnam. Rescorla survived Vietnam and was killed on 9/11 at the WTC in NYC, having led hundreds of people to safety, when he continued his search for survivors when the Towers collapsed.
TRAKR, together with poilice officer James Symington, Trakr helped dig through 30 ft. of unstable debris at the World Trade Center "ground Zero" site and located the last human survivor of the attack., he was so celebrated the police want to clone him for use in other police forces!
Titanic Passengers who died, their Stories and Survivors on the Titanic This is Mr and Mrs Goodwin and their 6 children who all died when the Titanic sank http://viking305.hubpages.com/hub/Titanic-April-1912-3rd-class-passengers-survivors-died-1st-2nd-ship-maiden-voyage-iceberg-sinking-sank