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09-December-2014
09-December-2014

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A garden commemorates fellow firefighters who lost their lives during the attack on the World Trade Centre in New York in 2001. 

The September 11 attacks (also referred to as 9/11) were a series of four coordinated terrorist attacks by the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda on the United States in New York City and the  Washington , D.C., metropolitan area onn Tuesday, September 11, 2001. The attacks killed 2,996 people and caused at least $10 billion in property and infrastructure damage.
 

Of the 2,977 people killed in the September 11 attacks, 414 were emergency workers in New York City who responded to the World Trade Centre including   341 firefighters and 2 paramedics from the New York City Fire Department (FDNY).

Location

Address:1112 - 1120 Sturt Street, Ballarat City Fire Station, Ballarat, 3350
State:VIC
Area:Foreign
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.559984
Long: 143.843321
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Garden
Monument Theme:Conflict
Sub-Theme:Terrorism
Actual Event STart Date:11-September-2001
Actual Event End Date:11-September-2001

Dedication

Front Inscription

This garden is dedicated to the memory of fellow firefighters who tragically lost their lives at the World Trade Centre, New York

11th September 2001.

 

Source: MA
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