9/11 Ceremony

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September 11 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm PDT

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20th Anniversary Memorial of September 11, 2001

On this twentieth anniversary of the terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center, the FDNY Retirees of San Diego, along with the USS Midway Museum, National City FD and The Wounded Warrior Project will pay tribute and honor our fallen heroes and keep our promise to “NEVER FORGET”.

WHEN: Saturday, September 11, 2021 at 2:30 pm

WHERE: Flight deck, USS Midway Museum, Navy Pier, 910 North Harbor Drive.

(Parking is not free. Car pooling is encouraged)

Following the Memorial Service, family and friends are invited to a FREE dinner reception at the Pioneer Hook and Ladder Firehouse Museum, located at Columbia and Cedar Streets, San Diego.

Presentation of Colors by

  • Honor Guards • Pipes and Drums • National Anthem
  • Reading of First Responder Names • Tolling of the Bells SDFD
  • Emergency Helicopter Flyover • United States Navy Band
  • Twenty-one Gun Salute • Taps •
  • Harbor Police Fireboat Water Display

We need volunteers to read the names of our fallen heroes. RSVP by Sept. 9

(Limited number of slots. Volunteers must be on the flight deck no later than 1:00 pm in order to participate.)

Contact JON HENDERSON, BOB ALLEN or DARREN SKELLY at sdfdnyretired@gmail.com


September 11
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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