Category Archives: 9/11 Memorials

Virginia War Memorial unveils 9/11 artifact

On Tuesday, January 12, 2016, the Virginia War Memorial unveiled a piece of the western wall of the Pentagon that was salvaged after the terrorist attack of September 11, 2001 reports the Daily Press on January 13, 2016. 59 passengers and crew aboard American Airlines Flight 77 and 125 people inside the Pentagon were murdered in […]

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Watchung’s 9/11 Memorial construction starts in spring

The Watchung 9/11 Memorial will be erected on the Village Green in the spring of 2016 and will be funded by donations. Estimated cost for the memorial is $80,000, writes Conrad Dudderar in the Echoes Sentinel on December 15, 2015. Completion of the memorial is slated for mid-summer 2016. The memorial will honor all those murdered in […]

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The last remaining relics of 9/11 will be given away by March

“After the September 11 attacks, the Port Authority stashed about 1 percent of the relics recovered from the World Trade Center ruins, everything from crushed police cars to store mannequins. All but 226 of the 2,563 pieces have been distributed— sent to 1,472 organizations in the United States and abroad” writes Susan Edelman in the NY Post […]

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