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During the recovery efforts, the words “thank you” were written on the gloves of NYPD officer David Brink by an unknown well-wisher reminding him of the public’s appreciation. (Photo: Amy Dreher)
Thomas Bowen joined the Last Column escort leaving the World Trade Center site on May 30, 2002 and walked with Mayor Rudolph Giuliani along the West Side Highway. (Photo courtesy of Tom Bowen)
One World Trade Center. (Photo: Jin Lee)
The Oculus structure at the World Trade Center Transportation Hub, located near the 9/11 Memorial and Museum, is expected to become open to limited pedestrian traffic next month. (Photo: Jin Lee)
LEFT: Lorraine Bay’s recovered corkscrew with FBI identification tag (Photo: Michael Hnatov). RIGHT: Lorraine Bay’s recovered United Airlines ID badge (Gift of Erich Bay, in loving memory of his wife Lorraine).
(Photo: Amy Dreher)
NYPD officers place flowers on the names of those officers who died on 9/11. (Photo: Jin Lee)
A 9/11 Memorial Museum volunteer assists visitors on the plaza. (Photo: Amy Dreher)
Former U.S. Navy SEAL Team 6 member Robert O'Neill stands in front of the shirt he wore during Osama bin Laden's death, on display in the 9/11 Memorial Museum. (Photo: Jin Lee)
Defense Secretary Ash Carter places a wreath on the 9/11 Memorial. (Photo: Jin Lee)