Palm Coast in Flagler County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Elks Club Palm Coast #2709
0842 United Airlines Flight 93 departs Newark Airport for San Francisco.
0930 Passengers using cell phones call family members and inform them the plane they are on has been hijacked, their families tell passengers of the other hijacked planes and that they are being crashed into buildings.
1000 Flight 93 passengers have made a plan to stop the terrorist from attacking another target. As several of the passengers prepare to strike back at the terrorist and regain control of the plane, a family member hears over the cell phone Lets Roll!
1003 After taking out the terrorist in the cabin, passengers attempt to enter the cockpit, the remaining terrorist crash the plane into an open field, all on board are killed.
United Flight 93: 45 killed
American Flight 11: 92 killed
United Flight 175: 65 killed
American Flight 77:64 killed
Erected by Elks Club #2709.
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: 9/11 Attacks Air & Space. A significant historical date for this entry is September 11, 2001.
Location. 29° 33.958′ N, 81° 13.494′ W. Marker is in Palm Coast, Florida, in Flagler County. Memorial is on Old Kings Rd N, 0.2 miles north of Fleetwood Drive, on the left when traveling north. The marker is located at the Palm Coast Elks Club. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 53 Old Kings Road, Palm Coast FL 32137, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Pentagon (here, next to this marker); World Trade Center (here, next to this marker); September 11, 2001 (here, next to this marker); Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); The First Responders (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); All Gave Some, Some Gave All (approx. 1.3 miles away); Memorial Tree (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Palm Coast.
Regarding Flight 93. The nearly 20-foot long piece of steel, with its jagged edges and shorn bolts, is a section of a floor joist from Tower 1. The floor joist rest on a squat square piece of steel, a support beam from Tower 2. The steel is attached to a pentagon-shaped concrete pedestal.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 20, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 15, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 334 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on July 15, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. 2. submitted on July 17, 2019, by Brandon D Cross of Flagler Beach, Florida. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.