The 28-foot-high steel 9/11 Memorial Cross outside St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church, 22 Barclay Street, one block northeast of the World Trade Center, in New York City. Created by sculptor Jon Krawczyk of Malibu, California, the cross incorporates steel fragments from the fallen World Trade Center.
Rescue workers carry fatally injured New York City Fire Department chaplain, the Rev. Mychal Judge, from the wreckage of the World Trade Center in New York City early September 11, 2001. Chaplain was crushed to death by falling debris while giving a man last rites in the trade center. ★ Credit: REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton PM
The United States was attacked when terrorists crashed commercial airliners into the twin towers of the World Trade Center, the Pentagon and in a field in Shanksville, Pa., on Sept. 11, 2001. The mangled antenna from the North Tower of the World Trade Center is displayed in the Newseum’s 9/11 Gallery; Washington, DC.