|Death: ||Jul. 15, 1913|
Source: California Death Index 1905-1930,
Text: Thadeus S. Kerns d. Jul 15, 1913, aged 19, Butte County; State File No. 21465.
"Aviator Kerns Killed" Daily Journal and Tribune, Knoxville, Tennessee: July 7, 1913.
"Chico, Cal., July 15.
- Thaddeus Kerns, a 20-year-old aviator was killed
late today when the engine of his biplane exploded seventy-five feet in the air. When the wreckage struck the ground the radiator crushed the aviator's head, while other parts of the biplane pierced his body."
contributed by Adriana Farley
Benjamin S. Kerns (1836 - 1917)
Martha Everhart Kerns (1855 - 1932)
Maintained by: Adriana
Originally Created by: J
Record added: Feb 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65130742
Laural N. D.
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