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A very memorable end product made from a destroyed Building which took lives of many innocent people.
HERE SHE IS
Made from the Remains of World Trade Centre !!!
USS New York
She was built with 24,000 tons of scrap steel from the World Trade Center ..She is the fifth in a new class of warship – designed for missions that include special operations against terrorists.
She will carry a crew of 360 sailors and 700 combat-ready Marines to be delivered ashore by helicopters and assault craft…
Steel from the World Trade Center was melted down in a foundry in Amite, LA to cast the ship’s bow section.When it was poured into the moulds on Sept 9, 2003, ‘those big rough steelworkers treated it with total reverence,’ recalled Navy Capt. Kevin Wensing, who was
there. ‘It was a spiritual moment for everybody there.’
Junior Chavers, foundry operations manager, said that when the trade center steel first arrived, he touched it with his hand and the ‘hair on my neck stood up.’
‘It had a big meaning to it for all of us,’ he said.
‘They knocked us down. They can’t keep us down. We’re going to be back.’
The ship’s motto? ‘Never Forget’
Please keep this going so everyone can see her!
Posted by John Mills on September 11, 2013