September 11th Boatlift - Unsung Heroes

Here is but one story about some of the unsung heroes of September 11, 2001.

As stated in the video, the evacuation of southern Manhattan was the biggest boatlift in history, bigger even than Dunkirk which saw almost 390,000 British and French troops evacuated over nine days. The September 11th Boatlift saw over 500,000 people evacuated from southern Manhattan in nine hours.