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