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VA 9/11 Memorial

 
 
VA 9/11 Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, June 6, 2016
1. VA 9/11 Memorial
Inscription.  
September 11, 2001

From this day forth VA New York Harbor Healthcare System shall proudly Hale (sic) our American Flag, a symbol of strength, freedom and pride as a tribute to all affected by the attack of freedom and the American way.

United We Stand

This plaque was donated by the Veterans Service Organizations of the VAVS
 
Topics. This historical marker memorial is listed in this topic list: Disasters.
 
Location. 40° 44.223′ N, 73° 58.683′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on First Avenue north of East 23rd Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: next to 400 First Avenue, New York NY 10010, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. East Side WWI Memorial (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); East 23rd Street Bath House (about 700 feet away); Sentinel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of Rose Hill (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Epiphany Peace Garden (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bellevue Fountain
VA 9/11 Memorial site image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, December 4, 2019
2. VA 9/11 Memorial site
The marker is on the wall between the VA Hospital (left) and 400 First Avenue (right).
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Augustus Saint-Gaudens (approx. ¼ mile away); Peter’s Field (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 23, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 23, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 31 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 23, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.
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