Lackawanna County’s annual ceremony to remember the terror attacks of September 11, 2001 will be held at 8:00am on Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at the memorial site in McDade Park. The public is invited.
A new plaque honoring Gerard P. “Jerry” Moran will be installed during the ceremony. Moran, 39, served as a combat photographer for the Navy, then transferred to the Pentagon doing video teleconferencing as a Navy contractor. He was killed there during the terrorist attack.
A plaque honoring the seven members of the military from the area who have been killed in action will also be dedicated during the ceremony.
A plaque to resident of Lackawanna County Laura Lee Morabito, 34, who was a passenger on Flight 11, already has been installed.
September 11th Monument
North Scranton, PA
The September 11th Monument is approximately ¼ mile from the Park’s front gate.