Double Check Makeshift Memorial

Double Check Makeshift Memorial – Jersey City, New Jersey, USA

The memorial remembers and mourns men and women killed by al-Qaeda terrorists when on September 11, 2001, they hijacked and crashed American Airlines Flight 11 into the north tower and United Airlines Flight 175 into the south tower of the World Trade Center, in lower Manhattan, New York City. This monument, by design a sculpture that also involves a sculpture, evokes that torturous day and the many that followed. Originally, this sculpture – called Double Check, a man in coat and tie, his briefcase opened -- occupied a metal bench in Liberty Park, across from the trade center site, on…