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9/11 Memorials

Port Authority of New York and New Jersey

 
 
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By Larry Gertner, January 31, 2020
1. 9/11 Memorial
Inscription.  
Main memorial:
In Memory of the victims of the 1993 World Trade Center Bombing
and
the victims of the 2011 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center, the Pentagon and United Airlines Flight 93

Four individual memorials:
Port Authority Police Officer Donald A. Foreman
Port Authority Police Officer Nathaniel Webb
Port Authority Police Officer Walter A. McNeil
Port Authority Police Officer Kenneth F. Tietjen
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Disasters. A significant historical year for this entry is 1993.
 
Location. 40° 43.458′ N, 74° 0.465′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Memorial can be reached from the intersection of Hudson Street and Canal Street, on the right. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Freeman Plaza West, New York NY 10013, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Holland Tunnel (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named The Holland Tunnel (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Holland Tunnel (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); House of Leonard Lispenard
Freeman Plaza West image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, January 31, 2020
2. Freeman Plaza West
The plaques are in the vicinity of the pedestrian.
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(about 400 feet away); 508 Canal Street (about 500 feet away); C.F. Martin & Co. Guitars (about 600 feet away); Original Shoreline Marker 1766 (approx. 0.2 miles away); James Brown House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
 
Regarding 9/11 Memorials. Eighty-four Port Authority employees, including 37 police officers, lost their lives in One World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001. Why only these four are honored individually is unknown.
 
9/11 Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, January 31, 2020
3. 9/11 Memorial
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By Larry Gertner, January 31, 2020
4. 9/11 Memorial
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By Larry Gertner, January 31, 2020
5. 9/11 Memorial
9/11 Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, January 31, 2020
6. 9/11 Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 8, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 8, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 44 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on January 8, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.
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