A flag-raising ceremony signaling the start of production at the West Virginia Ordnance Works near Point Pleasant was held on October 12, 1942.
"Walk-Out At TNT"
"Ordnance Men Return To Jobs Today"
"Underground Magazine At TNT Plant"
"TNT Works River Area Restricted"
"Flag Raising At Ordnance Works Mon."
"Flag-Raising Signals Start Of Operation At TNT Plant Here"
"TNT Production Ceases at W. Va. Ordnance Works"
On This Day in West Virginia History: October