These attacks killed 2,977 victims and resulted in the deaths of 19 hijackers. The World Trade Center's Twin Towers and two other WTC buildings were destroyed and several buildings were damaged in the attacks.
Each year on September 11th, people all over the United States remember the day with events and memorials, paying tribute to victims of the attacks. Here are the 9/11 events planned in the Memphis area for the current year. If you know of an event that is not listed, please let me know.
- September 11th Memorial Service at the Fire Museum of Memphis
September 11, 2012
Fire Museum of Memphis
118 Adams Avenue in Memphis
This service will honor the fallen firefighters of Memphis, as well as the firefighters who died in the September 11th attacks. Following the service, admission to the Fire Museum is free until 11:30 a.m.