Several events were held Saturday to commemorate the attack on the Pentagon and honor the lives lost on September 11, 2001. A meorial service was held at the USS KIDD, follwed by the Freedom Walk, which has grown into a nationwide event. Several Louisiana natives died in the events of September 11th including: Lt. Michael Scott Lamana (USN), Kevin Wayne Yokum (USN), Louis Calvin Williams III, Leo Russell Keen, and Robert J. Hymel. Additionally, Baton Rouge firefighters participated in a memorial stair climb at the Governmental Building in downtown Baton Rouge. Each firefighter wore the name of a firefighter killed in the twin towers.