Lost and Found – November 13th Edition

What to remember about November 13th…

  • 1775  Patriot forces under General Montgomery capture Montreal, Canada
  • 1927  In New York City, the Holland Tunnel opens to traffic; 1st vehicle tunnel passing under the Hudson River
  • 1940  Walt Disney animated film Fantasia makes theatrical debut
  • 1945  President Truman announces panel to investigate settling Jewish refugees who survived Holocaust in British Palestine
  • 1969  2-day “March Against Death” begins in Washington, D.C. to protest the war in Vietnam
  • 1982  Vietnam Veterans Memorial is dedicated in Washington, D.C.
  • 2001  President Bush signs order establishing military tribunals for foreigners captured as part of the War on Terror
  • 2009  NASA announces that impact of LCROSS satellite on the Moon has revealed the presence water

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