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Trenwith Shepley Basford
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Birth: Oct. 5, 1916
Death: Aug. 25, 1977
St. Louis County
Minnesota, USA


On August 25, 1977, Special Agents Trenwith S. Basford and Mark A. Kirkland were killed in northern Minnesota as the result of an airplane crash into Dewey Lake. Special Agent Basford was piloting his personally owned plane, which had been approved for official use. The agents were assisting agents of the Duluth Resident Agency in conducting an aerial surveillance when the crash occurred. At the time of his death, Special Agent Basford was 60 years old and had served over 35 years in the FBI. Special Agent Kirkland was 33 years of age.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Clare Meredith Basford (1886 - 1921)
 
Burial:
Oakwood Cemetery
Austin
Mower County
Minnesota, USA
 
Created by: K. Pike
Record added: Oct 30, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22572483
Trenwith Shepley Basford
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Trenwith Shepley Basford
Added by: K. Pike
 
Trenwith Shepley Basford
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