Category Archives: 9/11 Community

Former AFP officer and Bali bombings first responder reflects on the terror attack ahead of the 20th anniversary

Frank Morgan, a retired Australian Federal Police officer, remembers responding to the Bali nightclub bombings of October 12, 2002. He was on holiday in Bali at the time in a […]

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USS Arlington hosts Ukraine youth while in port call

Last month, twenty-seven children of Ukrainian soldiers spent a week aboard the USS Arlington, being treated “like rock stars” in the words of Captain Eric Kellum, reports Petty Officer 1st […]

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Number of FDNY members lost to 9/11 related illnesses surpasses 300, ‘Unreal,’ firefighter’s daughter says of figure

On the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, the FDNY lost 343 members. Now, more than 300 more have died of illnesses related to their work that day and during […]

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