Let's begin by showing you where Gila Bend, Arizona, is located.
Just in case you don't have a basic knowledge of the Spanish language, Gila Bend is pronounced as Hee laa, Bend.
To see its location, please click onto another phenomenal Google Maps link.
I date back to December 1963 into February 1964 as to visits to, and passing through, Gila Bend. Patti and I date from March of 2018 having passed through Gila Bend en route from Phoenix to Yuma, Arizona, several times including this past April 2021.
We can't idly assume that each and everyone who happens upon our website knows what the 911 Attack was. The below link will fill you in.
It is amazing to us that the small town of Gila Bend has a 911 Memorial. It deeply touches our hearts when we visit the Memorial.
The timeline of that fateful day.
Below you can see the fountain up close.