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

October 2007
Military History;Oct2007, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p11
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.


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