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Councilman Bill Gates Welcomes “Remembering Our Fallen” Memorial at Phoenix City HallCouncilman Bill Gates Welcomes “Remembering Our Fallen” Memorial at Phoenix City Hall<div class="ExternalClass7B92A13A62584F679C22322724AFC191"><p>Councilman Bill Gates is inviting residents to view a special exhibit honoring Arizona's fallen military who gave their lives in The War on Terror. The city is hosting the "Remembering Our Fallen" photo exhibit from May 18 through June 1 in the atrium of Phoenix City Hall, 200 W. Washington St. <br><br>The very emotional exhibit is a collection of personal and military photos of the 149 Arizonans that died in the line of duty in military action in Iraq or Afghanistan after the September 11 terrorist attacks.* It was created by national nonprofit Patriotic Productions and was installed at city hall at the request of Councilman Gates. <br><br>"With Memorial Day approaching, it is with honor that the City hosts the "Remembering Our Fallen" Memorial.  This simple but powerful exhibit allows a look past the statistics to see the real human loss and personal sacrifice from our fallen military veterans and their families, and it's a reminder that our security comes at a great cost," Councilman Gates said. "I want to thank the city manager and Patriotic Productions for working together to bring this moving tribute to Phoenix City Hall."<br><br>Patriotic Productions created the exhibit with financial support from Bellevue University. Patriotic Productions has created 16 state exhibits and has set a goal of having exhibits for all 50 states over the next 18 months. More information on the exhibit is available online at rememberingourfallen.org. <br><br>"Remembering Our Fallen" is a free exhibit thanks to the financial sponsorship of the Phoenix Military Veterans Commission Foundation and is accessible from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Monday through Friday.<br><br>*The list of fallen Arizona service members also includes two soldiers that were killed stateside while supporting the overseas efforts. </p></div>5/19/2015 6:00:00 PMDavid Urbinato602-495-5405