East Chicago, IN Tanker BRUCE HUDSON Blast, July 1943
FOUR DIE IN BOAT BLAST.
Chicago, July 27. -- (AP) -- The captain, his young son and two crew members of the Canadian oil tanker, Bruce Hudson, were fatally burned in an explosion fire aboard their gasoline laden vessel at nearby East Chicago, Ind., last night.
The victims were:
Capt. ROSS L. LINDMAN, 43, Leonard, Ont.
His son, STANLEY, 16, who was aboard on a pleasure trip.
WILLIAM GONEAU, 23, Middler, Ont.
ARTHUR PLUFFE, 29, of Wabashane, Ont.
All four died today in St. Catherine's Hospital, East Chicago.
Evening Independent Massillon Ohio 1943-07-27