Forest Dedicated in Honor of Nils Bohr, Famed Danish Physicist
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Forest Dedicated in Honor of Nils Bohr, Famed Danish Physicist

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A 10,000 tree forest, donated by citizens of Denmark in memory of the late Dr. Niels Bohr, world famous nuclear physicist, was dedicated yesterday near Kibbutz Palmachim. The ceremonies were attended by Dr. Bohr’s widow, by the Danish Ambassador and by Yakov Tzur, chairman of the Jewish National Fund.

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