Special Child

Special Child

Birth
Death 1985 (aged less–than 1 year)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Hart Island, Bronx County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 63661652 View Source
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This grave on Hart Island is the only burial in which to have a personal marker. The child is also buried away from the other burial trenches in his/her own plot. This was the first infant to die from AIDS in New York City.

The stone is labelled SC-B1, 1985. SC, standing for "Special Child", B1-standing for "Baby number 1".


Inscription

SC B-1
1985