Unknown Location, YT Bomber Crashes, Oct 1943
13 DIE IN YUKON CRASHES.
Edmonton, Alta., Oct. 20. -- Eleven American airmen were killed when their big bomber crashed Saturday in the Yukon territory and two other airmen were killed the next day when their searching plane cracked up nearby, United States air force officers announced today.
The bomber crashed on an inacessible lake. The pilot and crew chief of a single-engined plane engaged in rescue efforts Sunday morning were killed near the same spot.
The causes of the accidents were under investigation. Names of the dead were withheld.
Greeley Daily Tribune Colorado 1943-10-20