The terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 forever changed the United States
and the U.S. Army. To commemorate the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, the Museum
is creating an online exhibit of artifacts, art, images, and Soldier stories reflecting the
Army’s experience surrounding 9/11.
Soldier Profiles -Coming this September, explore the personal histories and profiles of Soldiers who were forever impacted by the events of September 11th.
Monuments Men -Leslie D. Jensen is a professional museum curator who, after the 9/11 attack on the Pentagon, led a team of Army curators to identify and retrieve items of historic interest. This is his account.
Congressional Gold Medal -Explore the history of Public Law 112-76, establishing three Congressional Gold Medals to honor the men and women who perished as a result of the terrorist attacks on the United States.
Oral Interviews -Watch and listen to oral interviews conducted with Soldiers who have a personal connection to September 11, 2001.
Images -Explore more images of the terrorist attacks on the Pentagon and Ground Zero, as well as our military’s response.
“None of us will ever forget this day, yet we go forward to defend freedom and all that is good and just in our world.”President George W. Bush, September 11, 2001