Photo credit: 9/11 Memorial staff
Accession Number: C.2009.405.4
Dimensions: 10 in X 4 ½ in X 12 ¾ in
Dimensions (Metric): 25.4 cm X 10.16 cm X 30.48 cm
Credit Line: Gift of Kevin M. Mroczkowski
Pair of black leather combat boots, size 12. The boots are cleaned and polished to a shine but are well worn, and the leather is cracking in places.
New York State Army National Guard member Kevin Mroczkowski wore these boots while serving near Ground Zero after 9/11. Mroczkowski was one of more than 8,000 Army National Guard soldiers called to duty on September 11.