September 11

Sept. 11 Remembrance Ceremony

Sep 11, 2018

About 200 people gathered on Arsenal Island Tuesday morning to mark the 17th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks. At the 9/11 memorial, they honored theĀ  nearly 3,000 who died in New York, Washington DC, and near Shanksville Pennsylvania.

Credit Rock Island Arsenal

More than 9,000 flags will be placed at the Rock Island Arsenal tomorrow morning, to represent the people who lost their lives in the September 11th terrorist attacks. Friday, Arsenal Island will hold two events to commemorate the 15th anniversary.