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Vandenberg pays tribute to victims of 9/11

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - Fourteenth Air Force Vice Commander,
Brig. Gen. Tom Gould, speaks during a 9/11 Memorial Service in front of the
14th Air Force and 30th Space Wing headquarters building here Tuesday, Sept.
11, 2012. Gould spoke about his experiences as President George W. Bush's
military aide and how he assisted the president during the attacks 11 years
ago. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - Fourteenth Air Force Vice Commander, Brig. Gen. Tom Gould, speaks during a 9/11 Memorial Service in front of the 14th Air Force and 30th Space Wing headquarters building here Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012. Gould spoke about his experiences as President George W. Bush's military aide and how he assisted the president during the attacks 11 years ago. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Chaplain Lt. Col. Warren Watties, 30th Space Wing chaplain, greets the audience during a 9/11 Memorial Service in front of the headquarters building here Tuesday, September 11, 2012. Brig. Gen. Thomas Gould, 14th Air Force vice-commander, spoke about his experiences by the side of former President George W. Bush during the attacks 11 years ago. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Chaplain Lt. Col. Warren Watties, 30th Space Wing chaplain, greets the audience during a 9/11 Memorial Service in front of the headquarters building here Tuesday, September 11, 2012. Brig. Gen. Thomas Gould, 14th Air Force vice-commander, spoke about his experiences by the side of former President George W. Bush during the attacks 11 years ago. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - "Sept. 11, 2001 was our generations'
Pearl Harbor," said Brig. Gen. Tom Gould, 14th Air Force vice commander,
during a 9/11 Memorial Service in front of the 14th Air Force and 30th Space
Wing headquarters building here Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012. Gould spoke about
his experiences as President George W. Bush's military aide and how he
assisted the president during the attacks 11 years ago. (U.S. Air Force
photo/ Senior Airman Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - "Sept. 11, 2001 was our generations' Pearl Harbor," said Brig. Gen. Tom Gould, 14th Air Force vice commander, during a 9/11 Memorial Service in front of the 14th Air Force and 30th Space Wing headquarters building here Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012. Gould spoke about his experiences as President George W. Bush's military aide and how he assisted the president during the attacks 11 years ago. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Members of the 30th Space Wing Chapel sing the national anthem during the 9/11 Memorial Service at the headquarters building here Tuesday, September 11, 2012. The service was held to remember those whose lives were changed forever on September 11, 2001 and those who continue to serve to protect the lives of America’s survivors. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Members of the 30th Space Wing Chapel sing the national anthem during the 9/11 Memorial Service at the headquarters building here Tuesday, September 11, 2012. The service was held to remember those whose lives were changed forever on September 11, 2001 and those who continue to serve to protect the lives of America’s survivors. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - Fourteenth Air Force Vice Commander,
Brig. Gen. Tom Gould, speaks during a 9/11 Memorial Service in front of the
14th Air Force and 30th Space Wing headquarters building here Tuesday, Sept.
11, 2012. The service was held to remember those whose lives were changed
forever on Sept. 11, 2001. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. - Fourteenth Air Force Vice Commander, Brig. Gen. Tom Gould, speaks during a 9/11 Memorial Service in front of the 14th Air Force and 30th Space Wing headquarters building here Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012. The service was held to remember those whose lives were changed forever on Sept. 11, 2001. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Chaplain Lt. Col. Warren Watties, 30th Space Wing chaplain, introduces the guest speaker during a 9/11 Memorial Service in front of the headquarters building here Tuesday, September 11, 2012. The ceremony was a way to commemorate the 13,674 people who died on and as a result of September 11, 2001. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman Lael Huss)

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. – Chaplain Lt. Col. Warren Watties, 30th Space Wing chaplain, introduces the guest speaker during a 9/11 Memorial Service in front of the headquarters building here Tuesday, September 11, 2012. The ceremony was a way to commemorate the 13,674 people who died on and as a result of September 11, 2001. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman Lael Huss)