9/11 Memorial Tattoo

9/11 Memorial Tattoos

Xavier in Tattoo Ideas

Today marks the 13th year memorial of the unfortunate event that shook the nation. Severe damage was done to the cities of New York and Washington, DC. Thousands of lives were lost and it caused a national grievance. Today, some can still hear and feel the echoes of the cries of loss and grief surrounding the emotional aftershocks of 9/11. Have a look at these great memorial tattoos!

Firefighter memorial tattoo, artist unknown.
Firefighter memorial tattoo, artist unknown.

SEE ALSO: 20 Iconic Portrait Tattoos It's in people's nature to keep the memory of a lost loved one alive in the ways they know how. some put their pain and loss into tattoos. Featured here are thirteen tattoos in memory of the lost souls and unsung heroes of 9/11 thirteen years ago.

9/11 tattoo found on a US Army soldier in Afghanistan, artist unknown.
9/11 tattoo found on a US Army soldier in Afghanistan, artist unknown.
Tattoo of NYC, with the World Trade Center. Done by Chago of Godspeed Tattoo in Breckenridge, Colorado.
Tattoo of NYC, with the World Trade Center. Done by Chago of Godspeed Tattoo in Breckenridge, Colorado.
Amazing firefighter tattoo, artist unknown.
Amazing firefighter tattoo, artist unknown.
Silhouette tattoo, artist unknown.
Silhouette tattoo, artist unknown.

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FDNY tattoo, artist unknown.
FDNY tattoo, artist unknown.
Memorial tattoo, artist unknown.
Memorial tattoo, artist unknown.
Traditional style memorial tattoo by Black Stallion Tattoo in Portsmouth, NH.
Traditional style memorial tattoo by Black Stallion Tattoo in Portsmouth, NH.
A firefighter from engine 3, ladder 12, displaying his 9/11 back piece which he started after the unfortunate event. Artist unknown.
A firefighter from engine 3, ladder 12, displaying his 9/11 back piece which he started after the unfortunate event. Artist unknown.
"Eye see the truth of 9/11" tattoo by Jason Hanks of Surreal Skin, Washington.
"Eye see the truth of 9/11" tattoo by Jason Hanks of Surreal Skin, Washington.
Artist unknown.
Artist unknown.
Amazing 9/11 memorial tattoo by Anil Gupta.
Amazing 9/11 memorial tattoo by Anil Gupta.
Craig Esposito bearing the portrait tattoo of his father, William Esposito, who died during the 9/11 attacks. Artist unknown.
Craig Esposito bearing the portrait tattoo of his father, William Esposito, who died during the 9/11 attacks. Artist unknown.

Do you have a 9/11 memorial tattoo you would like to share with us? Write about it in the comments.

Note: We were unable to identify the artists of many of the tattoos shown here, if you can recognize whose work some of the tattoos here are, do tell us. Thank you.

Xavier

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When she's not writing for Tattoodo, Xavier likes experimenting with art and organizing local music shows. We're kidding, she's probably asleep. Follow her on Instagram @claudia_strife

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