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Remembering Terence Hatton: 'Capt. Man-Hatton'

Captain Terence Hatton's birthday rose at the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by 9/11 Memorial Staff. Captain Terence Hatton's birthday rose at the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by 9/11 Memorial Staff.

A white rose on the 9/11 Memorial honors Capt. Terrence Hatton, the “ultimate firefighter.”  Read more »

The Lens: Capturing Life and Events at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum

West Point Cadets at the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Monika Graff. West Point Cadets at the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Monika Graff.

The Lens: Capturing Life and Events at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum.  Read more »

The Lens: Capturing Life and Events at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum

Probationary class of FDNY EMTs at the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee. Probationary class of FDNY EMTs at the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee.

The Lens: Capturing Life and Events at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum.  Read more »

15 Years Later: Daughter of Fallen FDNY Lt. Reflects on Healing

Joseph Leavey with Caitlin Leavey in her kindergarten classroom in 1994. Photo gift of the Leavey family in honor of Lt. Joseph G. Leavey. Joseph Leavey with Caitlin Leavey in her kindergarten classroom in 1994. Photo gift of the Leavey family in honor of Lt. Joseph G. Leavey.

“Looking back at the past 15 years since he was killed on Sept. 11, my journey involved not only following in his footsteps to help others, but also finding the importance of community in my own healing.”  Read more »

New on View: Soccer Jersey belonging to FDNY firefighter lost on 9/11

Home jersey for Argentina's national soccer team that belonged to firefighter Sergio Villanueva. Gift of the Villanueva family, in loving memory of Sergio Gabriel Villanueva. Home jersey for Argentina's national soccer team that belonged to firefighter Sergio Villanueva. Gift of the Villanueva family, in loving memory of Sergio Gabriel Villanueva.

Firefighter Sergio Villanueva was passionate about soccer. Now on view at the 9/11 Memorial Museum is his favorite jersey.  Read more »

Final Large Ground Zero Artifacts Moved from JFK Hangar

Frank Siller, chairman and CEO of the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation addressing a crowd during the ceremony at JFK. Photo Credit: Port Authority of New York & New Jersey.  Frank Siller, chairman and CEO of the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation addressing a crowd during the ceremony at JFK. Photo Credit: Port Authority of New York & New Jersey.

A ceremony was held at Kennedy International Airport as the three largest remaining artifacts from the Sept. 11 terror attacks were removed from Hangar 17.  Read more »

FDNY Sons Honor Lost Firefighter Fathers

Left to right: Frank Palombo, who died on 9/11, and his son Thomas Palombo. Photo courtesy of the FDNY. Left to right: Frank Palombo, who died on 9/11, and his son Thomas Palombo. Photo courtesy of the FDNY.

In honor of International Firefighters' Day, we share a story of two firefighters who are honoring the legacy of their fathers who died in the line of duty just months apart.  Read more »

Former FDNY Commissioner Nicholas Scoppetta Dies at 83

Former FDNY Commissioner Nicholas Scoppetta. Photo courtesy of FDNY. Former FDNY Commissioner Nicholas Scoppetta. Photo courtesy of FDNY.

Former FDNY Commissioner Nicholas Scoppetta, who took charge in the wake of 9/11, has died.  Read more »

9/11 Responder’s Art Depicts the ‘Ability to Carry On'

Matthew Tyree, 9/11 responder and artist. Photo by Mia Summerson, Night and Day Editor, Niagara Gazette and Lockport Union-Sun and Journal. Matthew Tyree, 9/11 responder and artist. Photo by Mia Summerson, Night and Day Editor, Niagara Gazette and Lockport Union-Sun and Journal.

9/11 responder creates artwork in response to the attacks.  Read more »

The Lens: Capturing Life and Events at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum

Participants in the New York City Firefighter Stair Climb pause for a moment of silence on the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Angela Sheridan. Participants in the New York City Firefighter Stair Climb pause for a moment of silence on the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Angela Sheridan.

The Lens: Capturing Life and Events at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum.  Read more »