September 11th Families Association Homepage

Welcome to the website of the September 11th Families’ Association. Learn more about us, our accomplishments and the resources available to the September 11th community.

Our hearts and thoughts are with the family, colleagues and friends of Army Staff Sgt. Matthew V. Thompson, 28, of Irvine, California, who died on August 23, 2016 of wounds suffered in Afghanistan. A member of Company A, 3rd Battalion, 1st Special Forces Group (Airborne), Thompson was on his first deployment to Afghanistan, having served in Iraq before.