In observance of the 14th anniversary since the September 11, 2001 attacks, a large U.S. flag was lowered on the side of the building next to the Pentagon Memorial. The flag was lowered at sunrise and will remain on the building until sunset.
105.9FM WMAL - 9/11 Visitor Center to Be Built Near Pentagon Memorial
"Dave Sweet - WMAL.com
ARLINGTON, VA — (WMAL) Pentagon Memorial Fund (PMF) President Jim Laychack confirmed on Monday the site of the 9/11 Visitor Education Center will be within viewing distance of the Pentagon Memorial. The adjacent property, acquired from the Virginia Department of Transportation, is about a half-mile from a burial marker for five victims of the 9/11 Pentagon attacks."
A new sign was erected on the future site of the 9/11 Pentagon Memorial Visitor Education Center (VEC). ABC7 News interviewed Pentagon Memorial Fund President, Jim Laychak, at the site about the plans for the VEC.
Pentagon Memorial designers Julie Beckman and Keith Kaseman are interviewed around the 14th anniversary of the September 11th attacks.
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NBC Washington - Plans for Pentagon Memorial Visitor Education Center Revealed
"Northern Virginia Bureau Chief Julie Carey reports on efforts to build a visitor center at the Pentagon 9/11 memorial. (Published Friday, Sept. 11, 2015)"
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Czech Republic President Milos Zeman visits the Pentagon Memorial on March 2, 2015 during his visit to Washington, DC to lay a wreath in tribute to those lost on September 11, 2001.
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On December 12, Wreaths Across America sponsored a wreath hanging at the Pentagon Memorial - 184 wreaths placed along the fence in memory of those who were lost there on 9/11.
Stars and Stripes interviewed family members who attended as well as family member and President of the Pentagon Memorial Fund, Jim Laychak. Click the link below to read the article.
Pentagon Memorial Fund President, James Laychak, appeared on NBC News on September 11, 2014 in a segment that highlights the future 9/11 Pentagon Visitor Education Center at the National 9/11 Pentagon Memorial.
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