TITLE

Steel from World Trade Center Site Used in Prow of USS New York

PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Military History;Oct2007, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. Navy's new amphibious warship USS New York will bear a resolve stemming directly from the September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks when it hits the water sometime in 2008. New York's bow stem, or leading edge, is made from 24 tons of steel salvaged from the wreckage of the World Trade Center.
ACCESSION #
26504107

 

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