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Keesler remembers 9/11

U.S. Marine Corps Private 1st Class Victor Vargas, Keesler Marine Detachment student, places a name tag on a memorial wreath during a 9/11 ceremony in front of the 81st Training Wing headquarters building at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 11, 2018. The event honored those who lost their lives during the 9/11 attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

U.S. Marine Corps Private 1st Class Victor Vargas, Keesler Marine Detachment student, places a name tag on a memorial wreath during a 9/11 ceremony in front of the 81st Training Wing headquarters building at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 11, 2018. The event honored those who lost their lives during the 9/11 attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Keesler Leadership attend a 9/11 memorial ceremony in front of the 81st Training Wing headquarters building at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 11, 2018. The event, attended by Keesler Airmen, Sailors, Marines and civilians, honored those who lost their lives during the 9/11 attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Keesler Leadership attend a 9/11 memorial ceremony in front of the 81st Training Wing headquarters building at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 11, 2018. The event, attended by Keesler Airmen, Sailors, Marines and civilians, honored those who lost their lives during the 9/11 attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Keesler Airmen, Sailors and Marines participate in a 9/11 memorial ceremony in front of the 81st Training Wing headquarters building at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 11, 2018. The event honored those who lost their lives during the 9/11 attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Keesler Airmen, Sailors and Marines participate in a 9/11 memorial ceremony in front of the 81st Training Wing headquarters building at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 11, 2018. The event honored those who lost their lives during the 9/11 attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Zachary Slater, 81st Infrastructure Division firefighter, rings a tribute bell as Chief Aviation Electronics Technician (Select) Adrian Pineiro, The Center for Naval Aviation Technical Training Unit student, stands by during a 9/11 ceremony in front of the 81st Training Wing headquarters building at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 11, 2018. Seventeen years ago on Sept. 11, 2001, 19 terrorists simultaneously hijacked four passenger jets; flying one into the Pentagon and two into the World Trade Center in New York City, New York, and one crashing outside of Shanksville, Pennsylvania. A total of 2,996 people were killed in the attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Zachary Slater, 81st Infrastructure Division firefighter, rings a tribute bell as Chief Aviation Electronics Technician (Select) Adrian Pineiro, The Center for Naval Aviation Technical Training Unit student, stands by during a 9/11 ceremony in front of the 81st Training Wing headquarters building at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 11, 2018. Seventeen years ago on Sept. 11, 2001, 19 terrorists simultaneously hijacked four passenger jets; flying one into the Pentagon and two into the World Trade Center in New York City, New York, and one crashing outside of Shanksville, Pennsylvania. A total of 2,996 people were killed in the attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Zachary Slater, 81st Infrastructure Division firefighter, rings a tribute bell during a 9/11 ceremony in front of the 81st Training Wing headquarters building at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 11, 2018. Seventeen years ago on Sept. 11, 2001, 19 terrorists simultaneously hijacked four passenger jets; flying one into the Pentagon and two into the World Trade Center in New York City, New York, and one crashing outside of Shanksville, Pennsylvania. A total of 2,996 people were killed in the attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Zachary Slater, 81st Infrastructure Division firefighter, rings a tribute bell during a 9/11 ceremony in front of the 81st Training Wing headquarters building at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 11, 2018. Seventeen years ago on Sept. 11, 2001, 19 terrorists simultaneously hijacked four passenger jets; flying one into the Pentagon and two into the World Trade Center in New York City, New York, and one crashing outside of Shanksville, Pennsylvania. A total of 2,996 people were killed in the attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Keesler Airmen, Sailors, Marines and civilians, participate in a 9/11 memorial ceremony in front of the 81st Training Wing headquarters building at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 11, 2018. Seventeen years ago on Sept. 11, 2001, 19 terrorists simultaneously hijacked four passenger jets; flying one into the Pentagon and two into the World Trade Center in New York City, New York, and one crashing outside of Shanksville, Pennsylvania. A total of 2,996 people were killed in the attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Keesler Airmen, Sailors, Marines and civilians, participate in a 9/11 memorial ceremony in front of the 81st Training Wing headquarters building at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 11, 2018. Seventeen years ago on Sept. 11, 2001, 19 terrorists simultaneously hijacked four passenger jets; flying one into the Pentagon and two into the World Trade Center in New York City, New York, and one crashing outside of Shanksville, Pennsylvania. A total of 2,996 people were killed in the attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Jexsira Detoma, 81st Security Forces Squadron patrolman, participates in a 9/11 ceremony in front of the 81st Training Wing headquarters building at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 11, 2018. The event, attended by Keesler Airmen, Sailors, Marines and civilians, honored those who lost their lives during the 9/11 attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Jexsira Detoma, 81st Security Forces Squadron patrolman, participates in a 9/11 ceremony in front of the 81st Training Wing headquarters building at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 11, 2018. The event, attended by Keesler Airmen, Sailors, Marines and civilians, honored those who lost their lives during the 9/11 attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Keesler leadership attend a 9/11 memorial ceremony in front of the 81st Training Wing headquarters building at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 11, 2018. The event, attended by Keesler Airmen, Sailors, Marines and civilians, honored those who lost their lives during the 9/11 attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Keesler leadership attend a 9/11 memorial ceremony in front of the 81st Training Wing headquarters building at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 11, 2018. The event, attended by Keesler Airmen, Sailors, Marines and civilians, honored those who lost their lives during the 9/11 attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

U.S. Marine Corps Capt. Gary Baxter, Keesler Marine Detachment commanding officer, renders a salute during a 9/11 ceremony in front of the 81st Training Wing headquarters building at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 11, 2018. Seventeen years ago on Sept. 11, 2001, 19 terrorists simultaneously hijacked four passenger jets; flying one into the Pentagon and two into the World Trade Center in New York City, New York, and one crashing outside of Shanksville, Pennsylvania. A total of 2,996 people were killed in the attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

U.S. Marine Corps Capt. Gary Baxter, Keesler Marine Detachment commanding officer, renders a salute during a 9/11 ceremony in front of the 81st Training Wing headquarters building at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 11, 2018. Seventeen years ago on Sept. 11, 2001, 19 terrorists simultaneously hijacked four passenger jets; flying one into the Pentagon and two into the World Trade Center in New York City, New York, and one crashing outside of Shanksville, Pennsylvania. A total of 2,996 people were killed in the attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

U.S. Navy Cmdr. Timothy Knapp, Center for Naval Aviation Technical Training Unit Keesler commanding officer, and other Keesler leadership render a salute during a 9/11 ceremony in front of the 81st Training Wing headquarters building at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 11, 2018. The event honored those who lost their lives during the 9/11 attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)
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U.S. Navy Cmdr. Timothy Knapp, Center for Naval Aviation Technical Training Unit Keesler commanding officer, and other Keesler leadership render a salute during a 9/11 ceremony in front of the 81st Training Wing headquarters building at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 11, 2018. The event honored those who lost their lives during the 9/11 attacks. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

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