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Capt George Wayne Lavrinc, Sr
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Birth: Jan. 3, 1927
Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 30, 1959
Crozet
Albemarle County
Virginia, USA

Pilot of the ill-fated Piedmont Airlines Flight 349, which crashed into Buck's Elbow Mountain near Crozet, VA while on approach to Charlottesville Airport.

He was 32 years old, from Sharpsburg, PA, and a WWII Navy veteran. He left behind two children, Nadine, and Wayne. He was divorced, but in the process of reconciling with his former wife. He was also a deeply religious man. He had over 5100 flight hours at the time of the crash.

26 of 27 souls on board the DC-3 died on impact. Phil Bradley, the sole survivor, later wrote a book about the incident. 
 
Burial:
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Created by: A Marine's Daughter
Record added: Aug 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75520817
Capt George Wayne Lavrinc, Sr
Added by: A Marine's Daughter
 
Capt George Wayne Lavrinc, Sr
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Capt George Wayne Lavrinc, Sr
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