United we stand
By Senior Airman Jovan Banks, 509th Bomb Wing Public Affairs
/ Published September 15, 2017
WHITEMAN AIR FORCE BASE, Mo. --
Airmen assigned to the 509th Bomb Wing participate in a 9/11 remembrance ceremony Sept. 11, 2017 at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo. The ceremony included a moment of silence and the placing of a wreath honoring those killed during the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. The ceremony was held to commemorate the 16th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that claimed the lives of approximately 3,000 innocent people at the World Trade Center, Shanksville, Penn., and the Pentagon.