These photos are from our Opening Reception on September 10, 2021 to honor first responders who answered the call at the Pentagon on 9/11. Representative Gerry Connolly (VA-11) was our keynote speaker. Among those present were Chiefs, Captains and other representatives from the Arlington County Fire Department, Alexandria Fire and Police Departments, the DC Fire and EMS Department, Fairfax Fire Department, Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall Fire Department, Bailey's Crossroads Volunteer Fire Department as well as the DC Firefighters Burn Foundation, the Red Cross, Washington Hospital Center and Women in Military Service for America Memorial Foundation. The Alexandria City High School Junior ROTC performed the Color Guard. An invocation prayer was offered by Robert Monagle, Ch, Col, USAF.