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Ted Beam
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Birth: Mar. 26, 1936
Death: Mar. 13, 1982
Phoenix
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA

Lt. Col. Ted Beam, age 40, was killed when a small airplane collided with his Arizona Air National Guard KC-135A Stratotanker (serial #57-1489), severing the tail of the aerial refueling tanker, causing it to crash into a prison yard, shortly after taking off from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport.
Also killed aboard the tanker:
Major Truman Young, Jr., age 48
Lt. Col. James Floor, age 53
T/Sgt. Donald Plough, age 47
 
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Tim Cook
Record added: Nov 27, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81103106
Ted Beam
Added by: Norman Garrett
 
Ted Beam
Added by: Tim Cook
 
 
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Lt. Colonel Beam is included on the Remembrance Rug by symbol #6856. TY&S.
- Rodger Asai
 Added: Oct. 12, 2015
 
 
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