Photos of The World Trade Center Disaster, as seen by
Ken Stanley, USCGAux.
Click on the photos for the (huge) full size image.
from the perspective of a U. S. Coast Guard Auxiliarist September 2001.
As the shock slowly subsided and the horror of what
these rabid madmen did set in, the thought, "give me a gun, or a
shovel, or something else so that I can get involved and help" was
overwhelming. I've since heard that thought echoed by dozens of people
who, because of circumstance, lack of specialized training or other
reasons couldn't get directly involved, so they gave money, and even
blood so that they didn't feel quite so helpless in the face of this despicable
|9-11-2001, as seen from the NJ Turnpike, Exit 11||9-11-2001, as seen from Route 9, Woodbridge, NJ|
|9-11-2001, as seen from Route 9, Woodbridge, NJ||Devastation. Taken on 9-25-01|
|July 4, 2000||September 25, 2001|
|Without the WTC, it doesn't look like NYC.||Collateral damage, the Old Customs House|
|From the Big, (USCGC Campbell), to the small (21' RHI), the Coast Guard watched over New York Harbor.|
|USCGC Adak on patrol.||41' UTB's from as far away as Vermont were here.|
|USCGC Tahoma stands guard.||NYC PD.|
|Damage at the American Express Building.|
|Camera Crew from 48 Hours.||48 Hours transfers to the USCGC Tahoma|
|Dan Jacquish 01s-04-08||How to Control the News Media, at least from going over the side! (On board the Gecko)|
|Aye Aye Skipper! Paul Leppert, 01s-Division 2, Captain of the Gecko.||Herb Kline on duty. 01s-Division 2.|
|Building 7 and the Old Customs House|
|The view from just outside North Cove Marina.|