Floydada, TX Bomber Crash, Mar 1944
NINE KILLED IN FLOYDADA CRASH.
Colorado Springs, Colo., March 27. -- (AP) -- Nine persons were killed Sunday night when an Army Liberator bomber from Peterson field here crashed and burned about three miles south of Floydada, Texas, Col. William Lewis, Jr., station commandant, announced tonight.
The plane was on a routine navigation training flight.
Second Lt. LESLIE A. PORTER, JR., Oakland, N.J.
Second Lt. DONALD NOVAK, Throop, Pa.
Second Lt. JAMES A. GARVEY, New York.
Second Lt. FRANK P. SZIGUTH, Allentown, Pa.
Sgt. PEDRO S. MESSA, Houston, Texas.
Sgt. JOSEPH M. MILLER, Chicago.
Sgt. HARVIE S. VANCE, Kernersville, N.C.
Sgt. GEORGE L. THOMAS, Cochranville, Pa.
Sgt. JAMES L. DRIVER, Memphis, Tenn.
Morning Avalanche Lubbock Texas 1944-03-28