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Christopher Lee Heard
Birth: Feb. 28, 1980
Sheridan
Sheridan County
Wyoming, USA
Death: Nov. 18, 1999
College Station
Brazos County
Texas, USA

Christopher Lee Heard '03
Son of Andrea and Leslie G. Heard.

Hometown: Houston, Texas
Freshman at Texas A&M University
Pre Engineering major
Member of Company K-2

Since 1909 Texas A&M University students and alumni have worked together each year to build a massive bonfire. The stack of several thousand logs collapsed early morning on November 18, 1999, killing Christopher and eleven other students and injuring at least 27 others. Bonfire was canceled that year. It was to have been ignited on Thanksgiving evening as a prelude to Texas A&M's November 26 morning football game with The University of Texas.

Texas Death Index: "Name: Christopher Lee Heard; Death Date: 18 Nov 1999; Death County: Brazos."
 
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Maintained by: Rajordan
Originally Created by: Nancy (Mayo) Bishop
Record added: Aug 27, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21183962
Christopher Lee Heard
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Christopher Lee Heard
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Christopher Lee Heard
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