Officer Rank: Sergeant
Memorial Panel: 42-E: 30
Department: New York City, New York, P.D.
End of Watch: December 2, 2011
Years of Service: 21
Description: Sergeant Schaefer performed rescue and recovery duties in the aftermath of the terrorist attack at the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. Sergeant Schaefer died of lung cancer on December 2, 2011.