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Official Sept. 11 Medal Available Soon, Sign Up Now For More Info (Update X2)


Tonight, 9/11 Memorial President Joe Daniels will be part of a Fox News Channel report about the official 9/11 Medal.  The U.S. Mint will strike 2 million silver medals to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks with a portion of the proceeds going to support operations of the National September 11 Memorial & Museum at the World Trade Center.  

The medal will be available in late summer.  Click here now to sign up for the 9/11 Memorial to notify you when the official medal is available to you, your family and friends.

The broadcast is part of Fox's Rise of Freedom series hosted by veteran anchor Shepard Smith.  If you miss the show, don't worry.  After it airs, you can view it on the MEMO blog or visit

Updated:  Read a blog post from Fox News' Kathleen Foster on a company trying to capitalize on a "bogus" WTC coin, while the offical 9/11 medal is being developed.

Also from  To see the latest segment in the "Rise of Freedom" series, tune into Fox Report with Shepard Smith, tonight, at 7 p.m. EDT. You can also catch up on all our segments by going to To learn more about the U.S. Mint's official 9/11 10th anniversary medal, visit Enter your e-mail address to receive an alert when the medal is available for purchase.

By 9/11 Memorial Staff