September 11, 2013

PHOTOS: 9/11 memorial ceremony in Portland

 

On Wednesday morning, the Portland Fire Department honored those who died during the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, with a wreath laying ceremony at the September 11th Memorial in Fort Allen Park.

Gordon Chibroski / Staff Photographer

The Fire Department Color Guard opens the ceremony.

Gordon Chibroski / Staff Photographer

Portland Police Chief Michael Sauschuck, left, and Fire Chief Jerry Lamoria, right, lay wreaths on the memorial to those who died in the 9/11 attacks. Portland City Manager Mark Rees, second from right, joins in the ceremony.

Gordon Chibroski / Staff Photographer

Paul Halvorsen of the Portland Fire Department plays "Amazing Grace" after the moment of silence as the Portland Fire Department honored those who died during the World Trade Center attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.

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