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Firefighter Marines 9/11 Memorial

 
 
Firefighter Marines 9/11 Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), March 12, 2021
1. Firefighter Marines 9/11 Memorial
Inscription.  
On Sept. 11, 2001,
343 brave NYC Firefighters lost their lives in the attacks at the World Trade Center. Of them, 17 were United States Marines. This memorial serves to represent their sacrifices that fateful day.
May they never be forgotten!

The Steel displayed here is exactly the way it was recovered from the World Trade Center site in the weeks and months of rescue and recovery following the attacks.

Those brave Firefighter/Marines are:
DC Raymond Downey (SOC), Sept. 19, 1937
BC Joseph Grzelak (Batt. 48), March 22, 1949
Capt. Patrick J. Brown (Lad. 3), November 9, 1952
Capt. Michael Esposito (Sq. 1), November 19, 1959
FF Calixto Anaya Jr. (Eng. 4), June 19, 1966
FF John G. Chipura (Eng. 219), November 27, 1961
FF Ruben D. Correa (Eng. 74), January 13, 1957
FF Matthew Garvey (Sq. 1), October 31, 1963
FF Gary P. Geidel (Res. 1), December 11, 1956
FF Ronnie Henderson (Eng. 279), July 23, 1949
FF William E. Krukowski (Lad. 21), January 17, 1965
FF Manuel Mojica (Sq. 18), July 6, 1964
FF Christian
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Regenhard (Lad. 131), Aug 25, 1973
FF Gregory R. Sikorsky (Sq. 41), October 5, 1966
FF Kevin Smith (Haz-Mat 1), August 20, 1954
FF Sean P. Talon (Lad. 10), February 27, 1974
FF Allan Tarasiewicz (Res. 5), January 24, 1956

Never Forget 9-11-01
Semper Fidelis
[Always Faithful]

 
Erected by FDNY Marine Corps Association.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: 9/11 AttacksCharity & Public WorkMilitary.
 
Location. 38° 32.429′ N, 77° 20.633′ W. Marker is in Triangle, Virginia, in Prince William County. Memorial can be reached from Jefferson Davis Highway (U.S. 1) 0.1 miles south of Joplin Road (Route 619), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 18900 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Triangle VA 22172, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Marines of the 1st 155 Gun Battery SP (a few steps from this marker); The Lieutenants of The Base School Class 3-67 and 41st OCC (within shouting distance of this marker); Second Battalion First Marines Vietnam Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); America's 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marines Battalion (within shouting distance of this marker);
Firefighter Marines 9/11 Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), March 12, 2021
2. Firefighter Marines 9/11 Memorial
'Staff Sergeant Reckless' (within shouting distance of this marker); Hotel Company 2nd Battalion 7th Marine Regiment (within shouting distance of this marker); Golf Company 2/7 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dedicated to Force Reconnaissance and Special Operations Marines, Corpsmen and Their Families (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Triangle.
 
Firefighter Marines 9/11 Memorial image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), March 12, 2021
3. Firefighter Marines 9/11 Memorial
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 13, 2021. It was originally submitted on March 13, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 220 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 13, 2021, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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