JBSA observes 20th anniversary of 9/11

Simultaneous events will be held Friday at 7:46 a.m. at 3 installations

To commemorate the 20-year anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks, Joint Base San Antonio hosted simultaneous events at its installations at 7:46 a.m. on Friday.
To commemorate the 20-year anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks, Joint Base San Antonio hosted simultaneous events at its installations at 7:46 a.m. on Friday.

SAN ANTONIO – To commemorate the 20-year anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks, Joint Base San Antonio hosted simultaneous events at its installations at 7:46 a.m. on Friday.

According to a news release, the events at JBSA-Lackland, JBSA-Fort Sam Houston and JBSA-Randolph included a flag formation, a moment of silence, an invocation and a speaker.

The 502nd Air Base Wing and JBSA Commander, Brig. Gen. Caroline Miller led the remembrance ceremony at JBSA-Lackland.

Due to COVID-19 precautions, the public was not be invited to attend the events.

The JBSA-Lackland ceremony was livestreamed on Facebook and can be viewed here.

For other events honoring the victims of 9/11, click here.

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