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Camp Mackall, NC Army Glider Plane Crashes, Feb 1944

FIVE SOLDIERS DIE IN GLIDER CRASH.

Charlotte, N.C., Feb. 21. -- (AP) -- Five Camp Mackall soldiers died in the crash of a glider near the post.
Killed were:
Chaplain JOHN CALLAHAN (Capt.) of St. Louis, Mo.
Chaplain EDGAR A. CARR (Capt.) of Alexandria, Va.
2nd Lt. THOMAS R. HAMBLIN of Hamilton, Oh.
Flight Officer JOHN C. FLAHERTY of Millburn, N.J.
Tech. 4th Gr. JAMES D. DICKERSON of Whitehall, Ill.
Details were unavailable at press time.

Daily Times-News Burlington North Carolina 1944-02-21



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