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KUER Local News
4:05 pm
Mon October 21, 2013

Governor Dedicates Utah Fallen Warrior Memorial

Govenor Gary Herbert stands with Raette Belcher at the Fallen Warrior Memorial
Office of the Governor

A piece of concrete wall taken from beneath the World Trade Center site in New York City is now part of Utah’s Fallen Warrior Memorial. Karina Puikkonen reports on the nine-thousand pound sculpture.

Members of the University of Utah’s ROTC unveiled the polished concrete sculpture at the Fort Douglas Museum this morning. Raette Belcher chairs the memorial committee. She first heard about Utah as a possible home for the sculpture at a dinner where she met mothers of fallen Utah military.

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