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Monument to the Struggle Against World Terrorism

 
 
Monument to the Struggle Against World Terrorism Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 28, 2012
1. Monument to the Struggle Against World Terrorism Marker
Inscription.
Gift
From the people of Russia
President Vladimir Putin

Artist
Zurab Tsereteli

 
Erected 2006 by The People of Russia.
 
Location. 40° 39.823′ N, 74° 4.159′ W. Marker is in Bayonne, New Jersey, in Hudson County. Marker is on Port Terminal Blvd.. Touch for map. Marker is located at the eastern end of Port Terminal Blvd. in Bayonne’s Harbor View 9/11 Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Bayonne NJ 07002, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tear of Grief (a few steps from this marker); Bayonne Terrorist Victims (a few steps from this marker); Port Jersey Peninsula Preserve (approx. half a mile away); New Brighton World War II Memorial (approx. 1.3 miles away in New York); Commodore John Barry (approx. 1.5 miles away in New York); Giovanni Verrazzano (approx. 1.5 miles away in New York); The Hiker (approx. 1.8 miles away in New York); Daniel D. Tompkins (approx. 1.8 miles away in New York). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bayonne.
 
More about this marker. The monument consists of a forty-foot stainless steel tear drop suspended within a 100-foot-tall, 175-ton, bronze-clad
Monument to the Struggle Against World Terrorism Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 28, 2012
2. Monument to the Struggle Against World Terrorism Marker
tower.
 
Also see . . .  The Teardrop Memorial from Russia. (Submitted on February 28, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
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Marker on the Monument to the Struggle Against World Terrorism image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 28, 2012
3. Marker on the Monument to the Struggle Against World Terrorism
The marker can be seen on the west side of the monument
Marker in Harbor View 9/11 Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 28, 2012
4. Marker in Harbor View 9/11 Memorial Park
Tear of Grief Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 28, 2012
5. Tear of Grief Memorial
9/11 Victims Panels image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 28, 2012
6. 9/11 Victims Panels
The monument is surrounded by 11 granite panels containing the names 3,024 people killed on September 11th in New York, Arlington, Va. and Shanksville, Pennsylvania along with six others who died in the World Trade Center bombing in 1993.
Tear Drop image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 28, 2012
7. Tear Drop
The Monument to the Struggle Against World Terrorism was originally called the "Tear of Grief". This stainless steel tear drop is forty feet long.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 28, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 583 times since then and 86 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on February 28, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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