An Independence Day Tribute at the 9/11 Memorial

An Independence Day Tribute at the 9/11 Memorial

An array of flags alongside the south pool on the plaza. (photo by Amy Dreher)

Thousands of American Flags were placed in tribute throughout the 9/11 Memorial on July 4.

The Memorial provided the flags for visitors to place in honor around the pools, reminiscent of the multitude of flags flown in the days and weeks after 9/11 in cities and towns across the country.

By Anthony Guido, 9/11 Memorial Communications Manager