Dedication Stone, West Section

Department of Defense2001-09-11

National Museum of the United States Army

National Museum of the United States Army
Fort Belvoir, United States

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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