Marshfield in Wood County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
September 11th Patriots Day
...Lest We Forget
8:45 AM American Airlines Flight 11
9:03 AM United Airlines Flight 175
9:43 AM American Airlines Flight 77
10:00 AM United Airlines Flight 93
September 11, 2001
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Patriots & Patriotism.
Location. 44° 39.706′ N, 90° 10.755′ W. Marker is in Marshfield, Wisconsin, in Wood County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of West 7th Street and South Chestnut Avenue, on the left when traveling west. Memorial is in Veterans Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 206 Park Street, Marshfield WI 54449, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Governor William H. Upham House (approx. ¼ mile away); Marshfield Post Office (approx. 0.3 miles away); Tower Hall (approx. 0.4 miles away); Youth Baseball Donor Recognition Monument (approx. half a mile away); Founder’s Square Eli Winch House (approx. half a mile away); Columbia Park Band Shell (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marshfield.
Also see . . .
1. The City of Marshfield. Veterans Park. "In 1997, the American Legion Post 54, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1866, VVA Chapter 549 and DAV Chapter 57 dedicated the Cobra AH-IS Helicopter at the apex of the park. The helicopter had flown combat missions in the Vietnam War." (Submitted on July 15, 2012.)
2. Bell AH-1 Cobra. Wikipedia entry. "...a more powerful T53 engine and transmission were added from 1976 resulting in the AH-1S version." (Submitted on July 15, 2012.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 15, 2012, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 415 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 15, 2012, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.