Mound in Hennepin County, Minnesota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
who lost their lives
in the terrorist attacks
on September 11, 2001
"Terrorist attacks can
shake the foundations
of our biggest buildings,
but they cannot touch
the foundation of America."
President George W. Bush
September 11, 2001
Donated By Chamberlain Goudy VFW Post 5113
Erected 2002 by Chamberlain Goudy VFW Post 5113.
Topics and series. This historical marker memorial is listed in this topic list: Notable Events. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #43 George W. Bush series list. A significant historical month for this entry is September 1904.
Location. 44° 55.963′ N, 93° 40.162′ W. Marker is in Mound, Minnesota, in Hennepin County. Marker is on Commerce Boulevard (County Road 110) 0.4 miles south of Lynwood Boulevard (County Road 15), on the right when traveling south. Memorial is in Veterans Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mound MN 55364, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. SurfSide Park (approx. ¼ mile away); Minnetonka -- Queen of the Inland LakesVeterans Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Peter M. Gideon and the Wealthy Apple (approx. 4.3 miles away); Peter M. Gideon (approx. 4.3 miles away); Geology of Lake Minnetonka (approx. 5½ miles away); In Honor of All Who Served and Those Who Died (approx. 5.6 miles away); Soldiers Memorial (approx. 5.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mound.
Also see . . . 9/11 Memorial In Mound. The 9/11 memorial was one of the first erected in the country. (Submitted on September 11, 2012.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 11, 2012, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 1,455 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 11, 2012, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.