Photo gallery: Patriot Day 2022

In recognition of Patriot Day, the University of Missouri and the City of Columbia held a wreath-laying ceremony in remembrance of the lives lost on Sept. 11, 2001.

Sept. 11, 2022
Contact: Deidra Ashley,

Dozens of community members and first responders gathered in Jesse Hall on Sunday, Sept. 11, to honor the nearly 3,000 lives lost on 9/11. The ceremony included a wreath processional, presentation of the colors by the Joint Services Color Guard and City Honor Guards, and music performed by the Boone County Fire Protection District Pipes & Drums group and University of Missouri School of Music representatives. University of Missouri President Mun Choi and Columbia Mayor Barbara Buffaloe gave remarks, followed by a performance of taps. See photos from the event.

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