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Honoring the NY National Guard

Jennifer Adams, Lt. Governor Robert Duffy, Lee Ielpi and Major General Steven N. Wickstrom

On Friday May 18th, in a ceremony at the 9/11 Tribute Center, New York State Lieutenant Governor Robert Duffy and Lee Ielpi, Board President of the Tribute Center who lost his son Jonathan Ielpi on 9/11, honored the New York National Guard for their service after 9/11. Major General Steven N. Wickstrom, Commander of the […]

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Costco Vest Represents Patriotism and Community

Terry Truelove and Gerry Stewart show their vest, now showcased in Tribute, and tell the story of how this uniform vest became a connection to 9/11.

On Wednesday, March 7, the Tribute WTC Visitor Center held a dedication ceremony for a unique object. Terry Truelove and Gerry Stewart, two employees from the Costco store in Hazlet, NJ, preserved their community‚Äôs expressions of empathy and patriotism in the months after September 11, 2001. As a store greeter, Terry Truelove wore her vest […]

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Visiting 9/11 Memorial

9/11 Memorial

The 9/11 Memorial is a national tribute of remembrance and honor to the 2,983 people killed in the terror attacks of September 11, 2001 and February 26, 1993. In order to accommodate visitors while the Memorial is surrounded by ongoing construction on other World Trade Center projects, visitors must reserve advance passes for a specific […]

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