The annual commemoration of the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center was held on the anniversary last week at the White-stone Memorial Field.
The event was sponsored by the White-stone Veterans Memorial Day Association.
Speaking at the microphone is David Rifkin, group president, right. With him are Gregory Dunleavy, American Legion, holding the flag, left; James McVey, commander of the Whitestone American Legion; and James Chin, of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary out of Bayside.
The Whitestone association includes the American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars and Jewish War Veterans.