All site photos: Stephen “Butch” Moran, unless otherwise indicated
About the Book
Events at the Wall
The Wall of Remembrance Foundation is dedicated to the memory of those who sacrificed themselves to save others. It was only fitting that we publish a 10th Anniversary Tribute to these men and Women. The book will be presented as a gift to each responder’s family and will be in our
In addition to our annual Palm Sunday Interfaith Service, and our Candlelight memorial service before 9/11 each year, we host a first Responder Night at the ball park and are sponsoring a program to Welcome Home heroes- our returning soldiers.
Don’t just remember them on 9/11. The lives we celebrate on the Wall of Remembrance deserve to be remembered more for the lives they lived, than their deaths. As time goes on we will be adding biographical information and portraits. And we hope you will take the time to look at
The Brooklyn Wall of Remembrance in MCU (formerly KeySpan ) Park stands as a graceful
and beautiful tribute to those who made the ultimate sacrifice on September 11th,
2001. Comprised of 3 30 x 12 foot granite walls, the Coney Island memorial contains
the laser-engraved images of 346 Firefighters, 37 Port Authority Officers, 23 NYC
Police Officers, 3 NYS Officers, 1 Fire Patrol, First responders and 1 K-9 Rescue
dog named Sirius. Touched by the magnitude of their sacrifice, Brooklyn-born and
raised Sol Moglen conceived of the idea for a memorial . On the Wall, their portraits
form a powerful, unforgettable testament, eloquently spoken, reminding us these are
real people behind the names and numbers of September 11.
MCU Park- home of the Brooklyn Cyclones- is the perfect setting for the Wall of Remembrance;
Coney Island is a historic and beloved site along the ocean. Families come here for
comfort, not for grief. To hear the sound of children laughing, feel the sun’s warmth
and listen to the quiet voice of the ocean. It was fitting that New York City’s first
memorial to 9/11 would be here, in Brooklyn. Fully a third of the responders who
died on 9/11 either lived or worked in the Borough. Since its inception, the Wall
of Remembrance has become recognized for its beautiful and meaningful tribute to
these men and women. Remembering is our responsibility and learning from them is
Our limited edition Tribute book, The Fallen HEROES of September 11th- is still available. FREE SHIPPING from now until Jan. 15th. click here.