Obama Lays Wreath at Pentagon

Obamas mingle with family members of 9/11 victims
By Neal Colgrass,  Newser Staff
Posted Sep 11, 2011 3:36 PM CDT
President and Michelle Obama Meet 9/11 Families at Pentagon
President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama greet family members of victims at the Pentagon Memorial as the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks.   (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

After visits to New York's Ground Zero and a memorial in rural Pennsylvania where Flight 93 went down, President and Michelle Obama continued their solemn remembrance of 9/11 today at the Pentagon, the AP reports. The president lay a wreath at a bench and small pool that memorialize the Pentagon's 184 victims. As a military band played "Amazing Grace," the Obamas mingled with visitors and family members of 9/11 victims. Some wore T-shirts and ribbons with the photos and names of lost loved ones. (Read more Pentagon stories.)

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