Aberdeen 9/11 Memorial - Aberdeen, MD
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 39° 30.661 W 076° 09.838
18S E 399937 N 4374134
Quick Description: A 9/11 memorial at Festival Park in Aberdeen, Maryland.
Location: Maryland, United States
Date Posted: 1/18/2022 6:43:21 PM
Waymark Code: WM15KY0
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member wayfrog
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Long Description:
Photos taken on 18 January 2022. The sculpture features a fragment of the world trade center along with two columns, representing the twin towers. Also, there are etchings of the Pentagon and Pennsylvania where the other two flights crashed, although it is hard to take a photo of it as the surface is highly reflective.

The plaque says, "Memorial dedicated on September 11, 2013, by the Aberdeen Heritage Trust and City of Aberdeen"

The plaque says, "This memorial is dedicated to the civilians, police, and firemen killed on September 11, 2001, in attacks on America. This piece of steel was recovered from the World Trade Center, New York City, New York. This memorial is a reminder to all that "freedom is never free."
Date of Dedication: 11/11/2013

Name of organization that built the memorial: Aberdeen Heritage Trust and City of Aberdeen

Private or Public Monument?: Government

Text on the memorial:
Memorial dedicated on September 11, 2013, by the Aberdeen Heritage Trust and City of Aberdeen This memorial is dedicated to the civilians, police, and firemen killed on September 11, 2001, in attacks on America. This piece of steel was recovered from the World Trade Center, New York City, New York. This memorial is a reminder to all that "freedom is never free.


Physical address of memorial:
Aberdeen, MD, USA


Additional coordinates: Not Listed

Website for more information: Not listed

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