Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

Wreaths placed at Pentagon Memorial to honor 9/11 victims

By Carlos Bongioann, Stars & Stripes Volunteers fanned out across Arlington National Cemetery Saturday to place 143,000 balsam remembrance wreaths on the graves of America’s fallen as the Wreaths across America program marked its 22nd year. ARLINGTON, Va. — Kathy Dillaber, who survived the September 1, 2001, terrorist attack on the Pentagon that killed her […]

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Flight 93 Chapel Closed after Fatal Crash

Associated Press A car has crashed into a Pennsylvania chapel honoring the September 11 victims of United Airlines Flight 93, temporarily closing it. State police say the car hit a chapel wall after a two-vehicle accident Tuesday. They say the accident killed a Shanksville woman and injured the other driver. The chapel in Stonycreek Township […]

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Britain’s 9/11 Memorial Finally Leaves Storage

Miya Ando After 9/11 (2011) Photo: Jim Linwood via Flickr

By Henri Neuendorf Art Newspaper A sculpture made with material sourced from the wreckage of New York’s Twin Towers is to be permanently displayed in London’s Olympic Park, the Art Newspaper reports. According to the New York Daily News, the 28-foot structure by American artist Miya Ando, entitled After 9/11 (2011), was given to the […]

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