The Great Boatlift of 9-11: Everybody Helped Everyone... : The Lift | Brian@GrowthWorks

The Great Boatlift of 9-11: Everybody Helped Everyone...

by Brian McDermott on 09/11/14

This is an 11-minute story about "people just doing what they had to do"... about "everyone having a little hero in them." It's a 9-11 story about scores of average citizens who answered a call for help to get a half million people off Manhattan in 9 hours after the destruction of the World Trade Center Towers -- the largest sea evacuation in history. Narrated by Tom Hanks.

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Brian

Comments (2)

1. Tracey Smith said on 9/11/14 - 01:59PM
Wow. I had never heard this story before. Thank you for telling it so beautifully.
2. Cheryl Shank said on 9/12/14 - 10:14AM
This story needs to be seen. For 14 years we have mourned this tragedy, but did not know of the heroism that took place on the water. A testimony to putting together a plan to meet a need. Remarkable!


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