Amelia McDanel, a Navy veteran, had a butterfly tattooed on her left shoulder after she completed boot camp.
Amelia McDanel and her two sisters each had three stars tattooed on the back of their necks.
Amelia McDanel, 34, got several tattoos before, during and after she joined the U.S. Navy.
While the presentations stood in stark contrast to each other, the heart was the same at a pair of events held Tuesday that bookended Billings' public Sept. 11 memorials.
LINDA AKSOMITIS AND LORNA BENNETT