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With the tenth anniversary of 9/11 approaching, we wanted to ask our readers their thoughts and memories of that fateful September day.

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The attacks, which occurred on September 11th, 2001, rocked our nation to the core.

The amount of damage done on this day can be found below:

  • Total number killed in attacks (official figure as of 9/5/02): 2,819
  • Number of firefighters and paramedics killed: 343
  • Number of NYPD officers: 23
  • Number of Port Authority police officers: 37
  • Number of WTC companies that lost people: 60

We wanted to ask you our readers to tell us what you were doing at the time when the towers hit the World Trade Center. We also can’t forget the plane that crashed into the Pentagon, and the flight that also crashed in Pennsylvania.

We look forward to reading your memories.


Check out our 9/11’s tenth anniversary coverage

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