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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...

U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Holds Patriot Day Ceremony

KINGS POINT, NEW YORK, September 11, 2013 – Today the United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA) hosted a brief ceremony to remember and honor first responders and victims of the terrorist attacks in the United States on September 11, 2001.During the ceremony, the Regimental Public Affairs Officer, Midshipman Anthony Franza, read the Presidential Proclamation establishing Sept. 11, 2013 as Patriot Day, National Day of Service and Remembrance. Then, Superintendent Rear Admiral James A....

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