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On this day: November 13

Published On: Nov 12 2012 10:11:30 PM CST   Updated On: Nov 13 2013 01:00:00 AM CST

The "frankfurter" is born, the Holland Tunnel opens to traffic, the Supreme Court integrates Alabama's public buses, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial is dedicated, and water is found on the moon, all on this day.

OTD November 13 - HMS Ark
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Royal Navy

1941: During World War II, the aircraft carrier HMS Ark Royal is torpedoed by the German submarine U-81. It would sink the following day.

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