Asia Cottom

 

Age: 11

 

Summary: student at Backus Middle School in Washington and one of the passengers aboard on the hijacked American Airlines Flight 77 that crashed into the Pentagon who along with other students and teachers were embarking on an educational trip to the Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary near Santa Barbara, California as part of a program funded by the National Geographic Society.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a plane crash

 

Born: January 13, 1990

 

Died: September 11, 2001

 

Location: Arlington, Virginia