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Donald Craig Nelson
Birth: Jun. 7, 1954
Death: Dec. 12, 1985
Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

SFC Donald Craig Nelson was aboard Arrow Air Flight 1285 when it crashed after takeoff from the Gander Newfoundland International Airport.

He was among 248 members of the legendary Fort Campbell Screaming Eagles who were returning from a 6 month peacekeeping mission in Sinai, Egypt. Along with 8 crew members, all 248 soldiers were killed instantly. 
 
Inscription:
SFC, US Army
 
Burial:
Fort Donelson National Cemetery
Dover
Stewart County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: B32
 
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Originally Created by: LesaK
Record added: Oct 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30537160
Donald Craig Nelson
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