|Birth: ||Dec. 18, 1935|
|Death: ||Oct. 23, 1962|
Capt. John Baird
23 October 1962 A USAF Boeing C-135B-BN Stratolifter, 62-4136, c/n 18476/C42, of the Military Air Transport Service, delivering a load of ammunition from McGuire AFB, New Jersey, to Guantanamo Bay Naval Base, Cuba, as part of the military response to the Cuban Missile Crisis, stalls and crashes short of the runway, killing all seven crew.
US Air Force
Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery
San Diego County
Plot: Y, 1287
Maintained by: Michele Witter Baird
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 3385764