Deployed Soldiers Commemorate 10-yr Anniversary of 9/11 at Tarin Kowt

By Sgt Shanika Futrell (101st Airborne)September 12, 2011

FORWARD OPERATING BASE TARIN KOWT, Afghanistan (Sept. 11, 2011) " Spc. Roberto Diaz, the chaplain assistant for Task Force Attack (3rd Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment),  plays Taps on an electronic bugle at a 9/11 memorial ceremony here to honor those who lost their lives during the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon Sept. 11, 2001. This ceremony marks the 10th anniversary and was one of many held in honor of the victims of the 9/11 attacks. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Shanika L. Futrell, Task Force Thunder Public Affairs/Released)
1 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORWARD OPERATING BASE TARIN KOWT, Afghanistan (Sept. 11, 2011) " Spc. Roberto Diaz, the chaplain assistant for Task Force Attack (3rd Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment), plays Taps on an electronic bugle at a 9/11 memorial ceremony here to honor those who lost their lives during the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon Sept. 11, 2001. This ceremony marks the 10th anniversary and was one of many held in honor of the victims of the 9/11 attacks. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Shanika L. Futrell, Task Force Thunder Public Affairs/Released) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Shanika L. Futrell) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORWARD OPERATING BASE TARIN KOWT, Afghanistan (Sep. 11, 2011) "Two AH-64 Apaches, a UH-60 Blackhawk, and a CH-47 Chinook from Task Force Attack (3rd Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment) conduct a fly-over here after the playing of Taps at a 9/11 memorial to honor those who lost their lives during the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon Sept. 11, 2001. This ceremony marks the 10th anniversary and was one of many held in Regional Command-South to honor the victims of the 9/11 attacks. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Shanika L. Futrell, Task Force Thunder Public Affairs/Released)
2 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORWARD OPERATING BASE TARIN KOWT, Afghanistan (Sep. 11, 2011) "Two AH-64 Apaches, a UH-60 Blackhawk, and a CH-47 Chinook from Task Force Attack (3rd Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment) conduct a fly-over here after the playing of Taps at a 9/11 memorial to honor those who lost their lives during the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon Sept. 11, 2001. This ceremony marks the 10th anniversary and was one of many held in Regional Command-South to honor the victims of the 9/11 attacks. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Shanika L. Futrell, Task Force Thunder Public Affairs/Released) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Shanika L. Futrell) VIEW ORIGINAL
FORWARD OPERATING BASE TARIN KOWT, Afghanistan (Sept. 11, 2011) " Lt. Col. Roderick Hynes (foreground), the battalion commander for Task Force Attack (3rd Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment) and his acting command sergeant major, 1st Sgt. James E. Henson, hang a wreath at a 9/11 memorial here to honor those who lost their lives during the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon Sept. 11, 2001. This ceremony marks the 10th anniversary and was one of many held in tribute to the victims of the 9/11 attacks. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Shanika L. Futrell, Task Force Thunder Public Affairs/Released)
3 / 3 Show Caption + Hide Caption – FORWARD OPERATING BASE TARIN KOWT, Afghanistan (Sept. 11, 2011) " Lt. Col. Roderick Hynes (foreground), the battalion commander for Task Force Attack (3rd Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment) and his acting command sergeant major, 1st Sgt. James E. Henson, hang a wreath at a 9/11 memorial here to honor those who lost their lives during the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon Sept. 11, 2001. This ceremony marks the 10th anniversary and was one of many held in tribute to the victims of the 9/11 attacks. (U.S. Army Photo by Sgt. Shanika L. Futrell, Task Force Thunder Public Affairs/Released) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Shanika L. Futrell) VIEW ORIGINAL