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Elmer Andrew "Spike" Conzett
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Birth: Oct. 27, 1914
Death: Dec. 7, 1946
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA

Elmer "Spike" Conzett was a 32 year old victim of the Winecoff Hotel fire in Atlanta, Georgia on December 7, 1946. He was from Dubuque, Iowa and stayed in room 1230. He was a Navy lieutenant commander and a war hero. He sank a Japanese destroyer at the battle of Guadalcanal as a dive-bomber. He was making a one-night stopover in Atlanta and stayed at the Winecoff Hotel while ferrying Navy planes from Norfolk, Virginia to Long Beach, California.

Atlanta Constitution obit:

Conzett - Lt. Com. E. A. Conzett passed away Saturday morning. Funeral plans will be announced later by Henry M. Blanchard. 
 
Burial:
Linwood Cemetery
Dubuque
Dubuque County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Sec. 1E - Lot 4339
 
Created by: Chet Wallace
Record added: Dec 07, 2010
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Elmer Andrew Spike Conzett
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