Innocent Lives Lost
The World Trade Center towers, burning during the attack on September 11, 2001,
in view of the Statue of Liberty, New York City.
Aerial view of the Pentagon in Washington, D.C., in the aftermath of the terrorist attack on 9/11.
Emergency crews respond to the destruction from a high-jacked commercial jetliner crashing into the southwest corner of the building.
A piece of fuselage from hijacked United Flight 93 where it crashed in Shanksville, PA.
September 11, 2001
We Remember the Heroism, Resilience, and Patriotism of Americans
NEW YORK CITY
Father Mychal Judge, the New York Fire Department’s beloved chaplain became the most famous victim of the attacks. Judge entered the North Tower after administering Last Rites to people lying on the streets.
Photo by Shannon Stapleton (Reuters)
Officer Moira Smith rescues this man and rushes back to the South Lobby
of the World Trade Center to help another. The building collapsed 10 minutes later.
Firemen raise the flag at ground zero following the attack on September 11, 2001.
343 firefighters died instantly when the Twin Towers collapsed, along with 60 police officers
and eight paramedics.
National 9/11 Memorial and Museum
A reflecting pool on the grounds of the World Trade Center, adjacent to the 9/11 Museum in New York City, site of 2,606 deaths.
Tribute in Light, September 11, 2014, on the thirteenth anniversary of the attacks, seen from Bayonne, New Jersey. The tallest building in the picture is the new One World Trade Center.
Image by Anthony Quintano
First responders battle the fire on the facade and lawn of the Pentagon’s west block during the attack on September 11, 2001.
A rescue helicopter uses Washington Boulevard outside the Pentagon to evacuate injured personnel after the terrorist attack on the building on September 11, 2001.
Firefighters and soldiers unfurl a large American flag over the side of the Pentagon
during rescue and recovery efforts.
Pentagon 9/11 Memorial
A rendering of the Pentagon’s 9/11 Memorial in Washington, D.C.
The Pentagon Memorial, dedicated on September 11, 2008.
Honoring the 184 people killed at the Pentagon and on American Airlines flight 77,
flown into the building during the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks,
Photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Brien Aho
“A common field one day – A field of honor forever”
Flight 93 National Memorial in Stoystown, PA.
The crash site of the terrorist-controlled plane with its intended target of the U.S. Capitol,
thwarted by 40 passengers and crew onboard. View of the Visitor Center Complex looking west from the top of the Memorial Groves, in view of the raised Flight Path Walkway, the viewing window, and Wall of Names.
Flight 93 Memorial Plaque near Shanksville, PA
May, 2006 in Shanksville, PA at the site of the United 93 crash on September 11, 2001.
Photo by Joey BLS
Flight 93 National Memorial
Panel S-67 of the National September 11 Memorial’s South Pool, one of two panels that bear the names of United 93’s crew and passengers
Photo by Luigi Novi
We honor their memory and sacrifice
2001 – 2016