2014 9/11 Memorial Services at Exchange Place
One World Trade rises across the Hudson as Jersey City's
9/11 Memorial Services begin with the singing of "The Star
Spangled Banner" in front of the twisted wreckage of beams
salvaged from Ground Zero.
A Moment of Solemn Reflection As the Crowd Listens
To The National Anthem.
An American Flag flies above the Ceremony.
Mayor Steven M. Fulop addresses the crowd.
Members of the Jersey City Police Department sit with fallen
JCPD Det. Melvin Santiago's mother (far right, in the sunglasses)
The Memorial Wreath is readied to be laid upon
the waters of the Hudson River...
While others add their own tributes to those
lost but never forgotten.