Wednesday Nite @ the Lab

Finding Private Gordon

Date
Wednesday, November 06, 2013
Time
7 p.m.
Description
In the run-up to Veterans Day on Nov. 11, Josh Hyman, Charles Konsitzke and Jed Henry present a remarkable story on the commitment of veterans to honor their comrades who died in battle. This is a poignant story of how the grandson of a soldier who survived the battles of Normandy in 1945 has taken up the mission to locate and confirm the identify of the remains of Private Lawrence Gordon. This saga of forensic sleuthing, DNA science and remarkable collaboration between four governments.
Cost
Free
Contact
265-2420, zinnen@biotech.wisc.edu