Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin and Deputy Secretary of Defense Dr. Kathleen Hicks released video messages today to mark the 20th Anniversary of September 11th, 2001.
- Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin’s message on the 20th Anniversary of September 11th, 2001.
- Deputy Secretary of Defense Dr. Kathleen Hicks Remembers September 11th, 2001, from the Pentagon.
Also, if you are interested, yesterday our office hosted a virtual webinar with District of Columbia area university students and survivors of the 9/11 Pentagon attack. Guests included Tom Lassman, DoD senior historian, and 9/11 Pentagon survivors Bobby Hogue and Cassandra Johnson.
My deepest thanks and gratitude to all of you who have supported our military members, veterans, and families these past twenty years, and for your continued commitment to their well-being in the days, months, and years ahead. I look forward to our work together in that regard.
Very best wishes,
David L. Nokes Office of the Assistant to the Secretary of Defense for Public Affairs/Community Engagement The Pentagon