A Tribute

Ahead of the 10th anniversary of 9/11,StoryCorps sits down with several people affected by the terror attacks through the loss of loved ones.

Above: Retired NYC firefighter John Vigiano Sr. remembers his two sons, a police detective and a firefighter, who lost their lives at the World Trade Center.

$200,000,000,000 spent after the attacks 

1,506,124 tonnes of debris removed from the site

3,051 children lost a parent

2,819 lives were taken in the attacks

1,609 people lost their wife/husband/boyfriend/girlfriend

99 days the buildings continued to burn

20 percent of Americans knew someone hurt/killed in the attacks

day changed the world.

We will never forget. 10 years.

 

 

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