Godwin Ajala

 

 

 

Age: 33

 

Summary: Nigerian security guard and access control officer for the Summit Security Services, Inc. facility stationed on the Concourse ground floor level at the New York World Trade Center towers in Lower Manhattan who had been hospitalized in critical condition from severe burns suffered in the September 11 terrorist attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people when the hijacked United Airlines Flight 175 slammed into the south tower of the World Trade Center, where he was helping evacuate thousands of people from a street-level security post inside the building's lobby prior to its collapse.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in the World Trade Center attack

 

Born: June 9, 1968

 

Died: September 15, 2001

 

Location: New York City, New York