Flight 93 National Memorial and the Forbes Road Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will be co-hosting a special exhibit, “Honoring Veterans Through Their Stories.” The special exhibit will only be open three Saturdays in November. Exhibit dates include November 11, 18, and 25 from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm in the Learning Center at the national memorial’s Visitor Center Complex. The national memorial’s entrance is located at 6424 Lincoln Highway, Stoystown, PA 15563, and the memorial is free and open daily, sunrise to sunset.
The special exhibit, “Honoring Veterans Through Their Stories” will give the visitor a chance to connect with veterans who were passengers and crew members on Flight 93 as well. Visitors will have the opportunity to ready about their lives through oral histories from family and loved ones. The Forbes Road Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will be available to talk to visitors and explain the stories associated with the artifacts on display in the exhibit in the Learning Center.
You may also join veteran and Park Ranger John Bernstiel on Saturday, November 11, at 11:00 at the Memorial Plaza flagpole benches, located alongside the crash site and debris field. This special outdoor program focuses on the history and meaning of Veterans Day and the stories of the passengers and crew members on Flight 93 who were veterans --Patrick Joseph Driscoll, William Joseph Cashman, John Talignani, and LeRoy Homer, Jr.