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Patriot Day

U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Observes Patriot Day

KINGS POINT, NEW YORK, September 11, 2020– Today, the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) hosted a brief ceremony to remember and honor the first responders and victims of the terrorist attacks on the United States on September 11, 2001.
The day began with a volunteer early-morning memorial run. Afterward, with two firetrucks and a display of American flags in the background, the Regiment of Midshipmen gathered for the outdoor ceremony in front of Wiley Hall. Retired FDNY...

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