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Yankee Stadium September 11 Memorial

 
 
Yankee Stadium September 11 Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Erik Lander
1. Yankee Stadium September 11 Memorial Marker
Inscription. We remember
On September 11, 2001, despicable acts of terrorism were perepetrated on our country. In tribute to the eternal spirit of the innocent victims of these crimes and to the selfless courage shown by both public servants and private citizens we dedicate this plaque. These valiant souls, with unlettered resolve, exemplify the true character of this great nation. Their unity and resilence during this time of distress defined American heroism for future generations.
Dedicated bt the New York Yankees
September 11, 2002
 
Erected 2002 by New York Yankees.
 
Location. 40° 49.65′ N, 73° 55.579′ W. Marker is in Bronx, New York, in Bronx County. Marker is on River Avenue near East 161 Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bronx NY 10451, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pope Paul VI Mass (here, next to this marker); Edward Grant Barrow (here, next to this marker); Pope John Paul II Mass (a few steps from this marker); To the memory of Jacob Ruppert (within shouting distance of this marker); Allie Pierce Reynolds (within shouting distance of this marker); George Herman "Babe" Ruth (within shouting distance of this marker); William Malcolm "Bill" Dickey (within shouting distance of this marker); Alfred Manuel "Billy" Martin (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bronx.
 
More about this marker. Located in monument park in the new Yankee Stadium.
 
Categories. Notable EventsPatriots & Patriotism
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 12, 2010, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. This page has been viewed 791 times since then and 24 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on September 12, 2010, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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