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 Space Shuttle Challenger Memorial

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Space Shuttle Challenger Memorial Famous memorial

Birth
Cape Canaveral, Brevard County, Florida, USA
Death 28 Jan 1986
Cape Canaveral, Brevard County, Florida, USA
Memorial Site* Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA

* A structure erected in honor of someone whose remains lie elsewhere.

Plot Section 46, Grid O-23.5
Memorial ID 1432 View Source

Erected on March 21,1987, the monument is dedicated to the memory of the seven Challenger astronauts who lost their lives in an in flight explosion, January 28, 1986. Together with the tribute memorial is the grave which contains the unidentified recovered remains of the astronauts.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


Inscription

IN GRATEFUL AND LOVING TRIBUTE OF THE BRAVE CREW OF THE UNITED STATES SPACE SHUTTLE CHALLENGER 28 JANUARY 1986

Flowers

In their memory
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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Added: 31 Dec 2000
  • Find a Grave Memorial 1432
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/1432/space_shuttle_challenger_memorial : accessed ), memorial page for Space Shuttle Challenger Memorial (28 Jan 1986–28 Jan 1986), Find a Grave Memorial ID 1432, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .