Cordova, NE Fighter Plane Crash, Sep 1944

BRUNING PILOT KILLED IN CRASH.

Bruning, Neb. (AP) -- A P-47 Thunderbolt fighter plane pilot based at the Bruning army air field was killed Thursday in an accident, Col. C. D. McAllister, commander of the field said.
Flight Officer GEORGE F. ROBBINS, pilot, son of Mrs. Mary Robbins, Norcross Road, Erie, Pa., was killed when his plane crashed a mile east of Cordova, Neb.

Nebraska State Journal Lincoln 1944-09-15