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Lieut Winthrop Enoch Blackwell
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Birth: Oct. 14, 1893
Portland
Multnomah County
Oregon, USA
Death: Oct. 31, 1921
San Diego
San Diego County
California, USA

Ensign W. E. Blackwell, USNRF, was designated Naval Aviator #1428 in 1918. Was a Warrant Pay Clerk prior to aviation training.

Died due to a mid-air collision near NAS San Diego when he attempted to dive under the other aircraft, in a vain attempt to guide that plane to the ground in a controllable manner. Both aircraft crashed to the ground, with the other plane impacting on top of Blackwell's.

Had married Miss Kathleen Nugent O'Donnell on 02 April 1921 in Ventura County, Calif.
 
 
Note: Interment on 05 NOV 1921 in the Mausoleum
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Oakland
Alameda County
California, USA
 
Created by: Mike Weeks
Record added: Feb 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48832620
Lieut Winthrop Enoch Blackwell
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Dear Lt. Blackwell,Rest in peace...I will find you!
- Always lovingly honored & respected, Deborah
 Added: Oct. 27, 2010

- Sandra Blackwell
 Added: Oct. 16, 2010
 
 
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