The annual Tennessee Remembrance Walk took place Wednesday, Sept. 11, on Chamberlain Field.

From 6 a.m.-5 p.m., members of the UTC and Chattanooga community carried the American flag or a flag of any branch of  the U.S. military continuously around the field  to honor those killed and the heroism of first responders on 9/11 in 2001.

Participants could carry the flag for one lap or as many laps as they wanted. They could walk or run and do so individually or as a group.

At UTC, the statewide event was started by the Department of Military Science.


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4 Comments » for Remembrance Walk for 9/11 takes place on Chamberlain Field
  1. Maria Derrick says:

    This is such a great idea; thanks for publicizing it so many people can participate.

  2. Tondalaya Bolton says:

    Thank you for the show of patriotism and solidarity. I am a former student and I am super proud of UTC!

  3. Bonny Clark says:

    This was a beautiful way for our campus to show support and remember. I hope this will continue in the years to come.

  4. Terry Denniston says:

    This is one of the most impressive and meaningful events our campus does. Thank you Maj. Beavers. I was honored to participate,