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Avon Park, FL Bomber Crash, Sept 1943

SIX LOSE LIVES IN CRASH OF BOMBER.

Avon Park, Fla., Sept. 27. -- (INS) -- Identity of six members of an army bomber crew who were killed last night when their plane crashed during a routine training flight at the Avon Park bombing range was revealed tonight.
Public relations officers listed the dead:
Second Lt. GORDON L. SHAND, Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
Second Lt. HUGO P. WIEBICKE, Bardonia, N.Y.
Flight Officer JOHN BRUNE, New York.
Sgt. STANLEY K. LOGAN, Eastport, Me.
Pfc. ALLAN H. AURANEN, New York.
Pvt. WILLIAM D. HARTSFIELD, Route 5, Meridian, Miss.

The Derrick Oil City Pennsylvania 1943-09-27



article | by Dr. Radut