09/09/2011 04:33 pm ET Updated Nov 09, 2011

9/11 Animated Stories: Personal Tales From The Attacks On New York (VIDEOS)

For many New Yorkers 9/11 was more than a national tragedy: it was a personal loss.

StoryCorps, which has recorded over 35,000 interviews since it was founded in 2003, created these heartbreaking shorts to tell some of those tales from that tragic day. The result is a Disney-esque retelling of these stories of loss that is sure to bring a tear to your eye.

Each of the storytellers lost someone in the towers, whether it be an ex-husband, a wife, or a brother.

Click here to listen to more stories from 9/11/01, from StoryCorps.

She Was the One:

John and Joe:

Always a Family: