GreenerPasture.com

Sign In




1943 - SIX DIE WHEN BOMBER CRASHES IN HEAVY FOG.

News
Hendricks Field, Sebring, Fla., Dec. 29 - (AP) -
Heavy fog which came up unexpectedly was given as the cause of the crash of a heavy bomber hear here Monday night in which six fliers were killed, Col. Warren H. Higgins, commanding officer, said.

The dead were:
Second Lieut. EARL LANHAM, instructor pilot.
Second Lieut. WILLIAM H. RESSLER, JR., student officer, Shamokin, Pa.
Second Lieut. CHARLES L. MARSH, student officer, Savannah, Ga.
Flight Officer EMIL C. MAZURKIEWICZ, student officer, Passaic, N.J.
Sgt. ROBERT A. SHARBAUGH, radio operator, Cresson, Pa.
Pfc. SILAS W. SMITH, aerial engineer, Ararat, Va.


Panama City News-Herald
Panama City, Florida
December 29, 1943

Visit Sebring, Florida, USA
Discover the people who lived there, the places they visited and the stories they shared.


Sebring, Florida, USA

Sebring, Florida, USA

Sebring, Florida, USA

Sebring, Florida, USA

Sebring, Florida, USA

Sebring, Florida, USA

Sebring, Florida, USA

Sebring, Florida, USA

Sebring, Florida, USA

Sebring, Florida, USA

The comments you read here belong only to the person who posted them. We reserve the right to remove off-topic and inappropriate comments.