Portion of WTC wall to go on display throughout Utah, including Logan

Both Star11 (left) and UT6 (right) are cement blocks that were removed from the slurry wall at Ground Zero under the World Trade Center. The blocks were commissioned to be sculpted into finished forms of 9/11 memorial artwork. UT6 will be featured in the Utah Fallen Warrior Memorial at Fort Douglas Memorial Park. Star11 will become the showcase artifact at the American Fallen Warrior Memorial in Kansas City.

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) – A portion of the World Trade Center wall will go on display in Salt Lake City on Friday before leaving for a 17-day statewide tour.

The wall, among the rubble after the Sept. 11, 2011 terror attacks, will go on permanent display after the tour at Fort Douglas Military Museum in Salt Lake City.

It will be featured in the Utah Fallen Warrior Memorial at Fort Douglas Memorial Park, which is under construction with the help of corporate donors.

The 5-by-5 feet chunk of wall, made of concrete, aggregate rock and steel rebar, weighs an estimated 4.5 tons.

It will go on display Friday outside the Fort Douglas Military Museum, Saturday in Provo, Sept. 23 in Logan, Sept. 24 in St. George, Sept. 25 in Cedar City, Sept. 26 in Richfield, Sept. 27 in Mount Pleasant, Sept. 28 in Park City, Sept. 29 in Camp Williams, Sept. 30 in Lehi, Oct. 1 in Blanding, Oct. 2 in Moab, Oct. 3 in Price, Oct. 4 in Vernal, Oct. 5 in West Valley City, Oct. 6 in Sandy, Oct. 7 in Salt Lake City and Oct. 8 in Tooele.

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