Description Dale Earnhardt NASCAR baseball cap belonging to William Edward Krukowski. The cap is black and white with the number "3" embroidered on the front and Dale Earnhardt's signature embroidered on the bill.
Historical Notes Born in Flushing, Queens, William Krukowski lived in Bayside. He had a 10-year-old son with his wife, Lisa. William’s interests mostly involved wheels. He liked to equip cars for drag racing, drove go-carts with his son, and often rode his bicycle to work in FDNY Ladder Company 21. On September 11, Firefighter Krukowski responded with his unit to the World Trade Center. He was 36 years old.