This is an original stone recovered from the burning west section of the Pentagon. Soot from the explosion and fire after the impact of American Airlines Flight 77 remains. A bronze box holding memorabilia from the days and weeks following the attack is entombed behind this brick façade.


  • Title: Dedication Stone, West Section
  • Creator: Department of Defense
  • Date Created: 2001-09-11
  • Location Created: The Pentagon, Arlington, Virginia
  • Type: Artifact
  • Rights: U.S. Army Center of Military History

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