• Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno and wife Linda read the names of the fallen during a tour of the 9/11 Memorial in New York, N.Y., Feb. 14, 2012.  The 9/11 Memorial is a national tribute of remembrance and honor to the men, women and children killed in the terror attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, and Feb. 26, 1993.

    Odiernos visit 9/11 Memorial

    Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno and wife Linda read the names of the fallen during a tour of the 9/11 Memorial in New York, N.Y., Feb. 14, 2012. The 9/11 Memorial is a national tribute of remembrance and honor to the men, women and...

  • Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno, Raymond Kelly, commissioner of the New York City Police Department; Gen. James D. Thurman, commander, U.S. Forces Korea;  Gen. Charles H. Jacoby, Jr., commander, U.S. Northern Command and North American Aerospace Defense Command; Gen. Robert W. Cone, commanding general, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, other general officers and their spouses listen to a tour guide during a visit to the 9/11 Memorial in New York, N.Y., Feb. 14, 2012.

    Army senior leaders visit 9/11 Memorial

    Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno, Raymond Kelly, commissioner of the New York City Police Department; Gen. James D. Thurman, commander, U.S. Forces Korea; Gen. Charles H. Jacoby, Jr., commander, U.S. Northern Command and North American...

  • Gen. Charles H. Jacoby, Jr., center, commander, U.S. Northern Command and North American Aerospace Defense Command; Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, left, and other general officers read the names of the fallen during a tour of the 9/11 Memorial in New York, N.Y., Feb. 14, 2012.  The 9/11 Memorial is a national tribute of remembrance and honor to the men, women and children killed in the terror attacks of Sept. 11, 2001 and Feb. 26, 1993.

    Jacoby and Austin visit 9/11 Memorial

    Gen. Charles H. Jacoby, Jr., center, commander, U.S. Northern Command and North American Aerospace Defense Command; Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, left, and other general officers read the names of the fallen during a tour of the 9/11...

  • The names of nearly 3,000 men, women, and children killed in the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, and Feb. 26, 1993, are inscribed into bronze parapets surrounding the 9/11 Memorial's twin pools, set within the footprints of the original twin towers at the 9/11 Memorial in New York, N.Y., Feb. 14, 2012.

    Names on 9/11 Memorial

    The names of nearly 3,000 men, women, and children killed in the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, and Feb. 26, 1993, are inscribed into bronze parapets surrounding the 9/11 Memorial's twin pools, set within the footprints of the original twin towers at the...

  • An view of the 9/11 Memorial in New York, N.Y., Feb. 14, 2012.  The 9/11 Memorial is a national tribute of remembrance and honor to the men, women and children killed in the terror attacks of Sept. 11, 2001 and Feb. 26, 1993.

    9/11 Memorial

    An view of the 9/11 Memorial in New York, N.Y., Feb. 14, 2012. The 9/11 Memorial is a national tribute of remembrance and honor to the men, women and children killed in the terror attacks of Sept. 11, 2001 and Feb. 26, 1993.

WASHINGTON (Army News Service, Feb. 16, 2012) -- Senior Army leaders paid a call on New York City Feb. 14 to visit the recently completed 9/11 Memorial where once stood the World Trade Center's Twin Towers.

New York City Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly guided Army Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond T. Odierno and his wife Linda; Army Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III; Commander of U.S. Forces Korea Gen. James D. Thurman; Army Material Command chief Gen. Ann E. Dunwoody; Gen. Robert W. Cone, commander of Army Training and Doctrine Command and other senior leaders to the memorial that serves as a national tribute of remembrance and honor to the men, women and children killed in the terror attacks of Sept. 11, 2001 and Feb. 26, 1993.

The names of the nearly 3,000 people who died are inscribed into bronze parapets surrounding the 9/11 Memorial's twin pools and are set within the footprints of the original twin towers. The memorial opened Sept. 12, 2011.

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