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Eyes Wide Open Connecticut– Boots on the Ground

Eyes Wide Open Connecticut– Boots on the Ground

Friday, September 9, 2011 - 1:00pm to 8:00pm
Part of the Eyes Wide Open Exhibit

The Coast Guard Academy in New London will hold a Week of Mourning as they contemplate the events of September 11th ten years ago and all that has followed. On September 9th that will include a display of the boots of service members who have died in Iraq or Afghanistan who were from Connecticut. Also on display will be civilian shoes and posters of Iraqi civilians reminding us of the deeply human costs of war.  The event will be open all day and is open to the public. 

See more events for reflection on the tenth anniversary of the September 11th attacks.


U.S. Coast Guard Academy
31 Mohegan Avenue
06320 New London , CT