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IPFS News Link • 911 / World Trade Center

Dover mortuary pressed to avoid dumping of 9/11 remains at landfill, official says

• Washington Post
Officials at an Air Force mortuary pushed to have some cremated remains from victims of the Sept. 11 attacks buried at sea, but they were overruled by higher-ups in the military who insisted on a plan that resulted in the ashes being dumped in a landfill, according to a mortuary official.