Posts Tagged ‘more languages’

Gisela Ripon

Gisela Ripon

16 August 2002 NYC #V0249 I am Gisela Ripón. Today is the 16th of August 2002. On September 11th of last year at 9 a.m., I was coming to New York on a flight Barcelona – London – New York. When we were about to land, the captain told us that there were problems and [...]


Efrain Huaman Carrion

Efrain Huaman Carrion

September 26, 2002 NYC #V0320 My name is Efrain Huaman Carrion and I am a volunteer firefighter in Peru. I’m part of the International American Rescue Team. Today’s date is September 26, 2002. Last year, I volunteered at the World Trade Center after the attacks on the Twin Towers. My boss, Douglas Copp, called me [...]


Michael Plassmann

Michael Plassmann

August 20, 2002 NYC #V0252 My name is Michael Plassmann, I come from Berlin and I am 39 years old. It is August 20th 2002. I remember the 11th of September very precisely, I had a meeting and was driving back in my car. On the radio I heard that a catastrophe happened in New [...]


Yuk Lan Lo

Yuk Lan Lo

September 20, 2002 NYC #V0304 Today is Friday, September 20, 2002. On Sept 11th, I went to work early and my son asked me to help him in his election campaign because he was running for City Council. When I arrived at IS 131, I heard the first the first plane crash and then the [...]


Lai Mui Choi Lam

Lai Mui Choi Lam

September 20, 2002 NYC #V0305 I am a garment worker. On Sept 11th, I worked on Lafayette Street. On the day that the planes crashed, I saw many people on the street. At first, I thought they were being chased. However, I saw many people and they kept crying and running. I had never seen [...]


Jian Hong Huang

Jian Hong Huang

September 20, 2002 NYC #V0303 My name is Jian Hong Huang. I recorded this on September 20, 2002. I want to talk about my September 11th experience. On Sept 11, I went to work at 7:30 a.m. I work on 38th Street in Manhattan. I went to work a little bit early on that day. [...]