GUYANA CULTURAL ASSOCIATION OF NEW YORK, INC.
In Memory of the 25Guyanese who perished on Sept. 11, 2001
• Patrick Adams:
Patrick Adams, born December 20, 1939)
Security Officer, World Trade Center – Worked on 80th Floor, Tower 2
Wife (for 47 years): Allison Adams. Left a message on the answering machine
at home informing his wife that he was trapped. Started Army life as a volunteer. Joined the Guyana Defence Force, where he became personal bodyguard and driver to Brigadier Price. Retired at age 40 as Staff Sargeant. Later recalled and placed in charge of the Maritime Post in Kingston, Georgetown. Daughters: Belinda, Michelle, Grace, Sandra, Carol and June Brothers: Kenrick and Dennis Sister: Jean; 32 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Attended St Cyril’s Anglican School and the Government Technical Institute. Father: Herman Adams Mother: Lilian Adams.
• Rudy Bacchus
Born May 20, 1953 at Springlands, Corentyne, Berbice); Stockbroker with Nasdaq. Former Vice President at Merrill Lynch. Started his own company: Rudy Bacchus Floor Broker. Was attending breakfast Risk Water Conference at Windows on the World Restaurant, 107th Floor. Home: Matuchen, New Jersey. Was ordained Deacon of the Second Baptist Church in Machuten. Wife: Juana (of Panama) Daughters: Berto and Carla Father: Rodwell Anthony. Mother: Gloria Anthony, formerly of Campbellville, Georgetown. Brothers and Sisters: Herbert Bacchus, Charles Bacchus, Ian Anthony, Trevor Anthony, Camilia Bacchus, Desiree Anthony and Avril Anthony.
• Kris Romeo Bishundat
Was 23 at time of death; Navy Information Systems Technician
Attended Navy College, Served on on the USS Shreveport LAD-12 in Norfolk
Was located at the Pentagon on September 11, 2001 Home: Maryland
Father: Bhola Bishundat Family lived at Cane Grove, East Coast Demerara in Guyana.Was awarded the Purple Heart.
• Pamela Boyce
Asst. Vice President, Carr Futures; 92nd Floor, World Trade Center
Daughter of Noel Boyce, formerly of PanAm; Niece of Teddy Boyce, formerly of GNTC and Guyana Airways; Niece of Barbara Reid, formerly of Singer; Lived in Brooklyn
• Annette Dataram aka Priya
Born January 20, 1976 in Guyana) Worked as accountant – 107th Floor, World Trade Center. Lived at South Ozone Park, New York; Father: Rajkumar Dataram, Mother: Chandra Dataram. Brothers: Anan, Robert and Romel; Sister: Giada. Grandmothers: Jasoda Ganesh and Mini Dataram
Attended Wales Secondary School in Guyana and Borough of Manhattan Community College in N.Y. – (Majored in Accounting).
• Sabita Guman
Computer Specialist at Fiduciary Trust Company International – 97th Floor, southern tower, World Trade Center. Wife of Deodat Guman; Mother of 2 girls
• Nizam Hafiz
Worked for ReSolutions; 94th Floor, World Trade Center (Tower 1)
Former Guyana Under 19 and current USA National Cricket Team Player
Home: 133-23 118th St., South Ozone Park (Richmond Hill), NY 11420.
• Ricknauth Jaggernauth
Worked for NTX Interiors – 104th Floor, World Trade Center
Home: 164 Pennsylvania Ave., Brooklyn.
• Charles Gregory John
Son of Myrna John, Brother of Janice, Orwin, Cleveland, Royston and Zamani
Security Officer, Fuji Bank.
• Bhowanie Devi Khemraj
Worked at World Trade Center. Lived in Jersey City, New Jerse
Worked for Forte Foods/Cantor Fitzgerald – 101st Floor, World Trade Center, Tower 1. Husband: Nizam; Mother of 2. Home: South Ozone Park, Queens, New York. Daughter of Sybil Budhram of West Coast Demerara.
Worked at World Trade Center Home: Long Island
Worked for Marsh Enterprises – 93rd Floor, World Trade Center, Tower 1
Home: Hollis, Queens, NY.
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Worked for Marsh and Maskan Insurance – 98th Floor, World Trade Center.
Was on 102nd Floor, later seen on stairway, 87th Floor
Wife: Seeta Father of 5. Home: Jackson Heights, Queens, New York.
Born March 4, 1968 at Mada, near Bush Lot, Corentyne, Berbice)
Worked for Marsh and McLennan Inc. – 98th Floor, World Trade Center, (Tower 1). Husband: Sadiq Rasool ; Mother of four
Home: 101-21 114th Street, Richmond Hill, NY 11419
In Guyana, lived at Port Mourant and attended Bush Lot High School
Children: Aneesa, Aseefa, Saeed, Farhaad. Father and Mother: Mohamed and Nazmoon Ifhak. Sisters and Brothers: Bibi, Katiza, Nazir, Jamir, Hamid, Shahabadeen. Grandparents: Noor and Farida Hoosein.
Worked for Fiduciary Trust Company International. 97th Floor, South Tower, World Trade Center. Home: 127-23 102nd Road, Richmond Hill, NY 11419.
Home: Richmond Hill, New York
Worked for Windows on the World – 107th Floor, World Trade Center (Tower 1). Sister of Ronald Singh (listed below). Mother: Toolsidai Singh of Rosehall, Corentyne, Guyana. Home: 91st Ave. & 76th St., Ozone Park, Queens, N.Y.
Worked for Windows on the World – 107th Floor, World Trade Center (Tower 1). Brother of Kamini Singh (listed above). Mother: Toolsidai Singh of Rosehall, Corentyne, Guyana. Home: 91st Ave. and 76th St., Ozone Park, Queens, NewYork.
Born September 25, 1968 in Georgetown, Guyana)
Was Assistant Vice Pres., Marsh and McLennan – Expertise: Computers
95th Floor, World Trade Center (Tower 1). Father: Clive Sohan; Mother: Barbara Sohan; Grandfather: Albert Hing. Grandmother: Clarice Hing; Aunts: Brenda, Kim, Heather and Joan. Uncles: Albert, Richard and Ronald
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Worked for ABM, assigned to Marsh USA
Was on duty on 73rd Floor, World Trade Center, Tower 2