Air Force debated disposal of 9/11 remains

udy and Bob Poore place a flag at Kennesaw Mountain National Battlefield Park on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011 to help commemorate the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks and remember their friend Ann Ransom, one of nearly 3,000 lives lost in the terror attacks. A flag is placed in the battlefield for each 9/11 victim as part of the Field of Flags installation. The flags will remain flying through Sept. 16th, 2011. (AP Photo/David Tulis)

March 30, 2012 8:00:14 PM PDT
Newly released Pentagon documents show that Air Force officers debated briefly about burial at sea before concluding that 1,321 unidentifiable fragments of remains from the 9/11 attack on the Pentagon should be treated as medical waste and incinerated.