by Julia Lazare
Primary Source : FBI Oct 2001
Age 46 ........................................Age 36 or 41
Antonio Jesus Montoya Valdes
Carlos Alberto Montoya
Questions to ponder: Nine years after 9-11
- How can a person cancel a reservation and still be listed as dead?
- How can there be such confusion of these men’s identities?
- Why have the families or friends of either man not made corrections?
- How can their local papers of
repeat the same “errors”? Boston
- Why is the ONLY photo of Carlos Montoya on the
trubute? Boston University
- Was he a housekeeper for the Boston Harbor Hotel?
CONFUSION IN THE PRESS : 2001 - 2010
2001, Sept 13 GUARDIAN –
passenger list at includes ANTONIO, omits CARLOS.
2001, Oct. 8 CNN in “September 11th – A Memorial” has Carlos Alberto Montoya, age 36 of
2002, The Boston Globe, 9-11 Anniversary has Antonio Jesus Montoya Valdes age 46 of
2002 CNN lists ONLY the name Antonio MONTOYA.
2003, Sept. 4 CNN has Antonio Jesus Montoya VALDES, age 46 housekeeping worker at the Boston Harbor Hotel, residing in
2002, Sept 10 FOX NEWS’ updated list shared on Thursday, September 10, 2009 of 9-11 casualties lists Carlos Alberto Montoya and Antonio Jesus Montoya Valdeshttp://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,62151,00.html#11
2006 in their hometown of Boston The Patriot Ledger does NOT included them in their “Honored Dead - Local Victims of the Sept. 11 Attacks”, instead listing Carlos Alberto Montoya, 36, Belmont and Antonio Jesus Montoya Valdes, 46, East Boston as Sept. 11 victims “from elsewhere in Massachusetts”. [Note: included in the “Honored Dead – Local Victims” with twenty photos and biographies are names from
2010, Oct 3 US News and World Reports in “A Nation Changed in Memoriam” lists Carlos Alberto Montoya and Antonio Jesus Montoya Valdes. 
2006, Sept 6 WBZTV-38 in
P R O F I L E S
Voices of September 11th includes