Silver Spring in Montgomery County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
In Memory of LTC Karen J. Wagner
A dedicated and loyal
Army Medical Service
At the Pentagon
Serving her country
during the Terrorist
attacks of that Day
The sports center serves as a memorial to LTC Karen J. Wagner and all the victims killed in the 11 September 2001 terrorist attacks, in this most difficult time for our nation and our people, it is important to remember those who serve and those with whom we serve. Our responsibilities reach beyond professional obligations. We must all, everyone of us, embrace our personal duty to ensure our entire nation's values, and what they all stand for, will never die.
Location. 39° 0.563′ N, 77° 3.189′ W. Marker is in Silver Spring, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker can be reached from Linden Lane. Touch for map. Marker is on the grounds of the National Museum of Health and Medicine. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2500 Linden Lane, Silver Spring MD 20910, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Guests at The Forest Inn (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Aloha Cottage (approx. 0.2 The Gymnasium (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sororities (approx. ¼ mile away); Forest Glen Railroad Station (approx. ¼ mile away); The National Park Seminary (approx. ¼ mile away); The Forest Inn (approx. ¼ mile away); Ament Hall (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Silver Spring.
Also see . . .
1. Lt. Col. Karen J. Wagner. Sacred ground remembering the victims. The Washington Post. (Submitted on April 2, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
2. Karen Wagner’s Life. The Texas Monthly, September 2011. (Submitted on April 2, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.)
Categories. • Disasters • Patriots & Patriotism • Women •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 8, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 2, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 100 times since then and 2 times this year. Last updated on April 8, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 2, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 7. submitted on April 6, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.