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Bogalusa, LA Medium Bomber Crash, Aug 1942

BOMBER CRASHES, EXPLODES.

Bogalusa, Louisiana -- (AP) -- Six airmen were killed and another critically injured when an army medium bomber crashed on a wooded hilltop seven miles southwest of Bogalusa, La., exploded and burst into flames.
The army named the following dead:
2nd Lieut. WILLIAM L. KELLEY, Lamont, Iowa
2nd Lieut. BERNARD H. GREED, Harlingen, Tex.
Private First Class WALTER R. McGEHEE, El Paso, Tex.
Private EDGAR A STRATTON, whose wife lives in Baton Rouge, La., and whose sister, Elsie Stratton, lives at Globe, Ariz.
Private CHARLES T. KNEPP, Shreveport, La.
Sgt. J. C. GOODWIN, Clarksville, Tex.
Injured was:
2nd Lieut. RICHARD H. FARNSWORTH, 23, New London, Ohio.

Greeley Daily Tribune Colorado 1942-08-24



article | by Dr. Radut