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Capt Benjamin Spencer Park, Jr

Capt Benjamin Spencer Park, Jr

Birth
Painesville, Lake County, Ohio, USA
Death 15 Mar 1969 (aged 34)
South Korea
Burial Painesville, Lake County, Ohio, USA
Plot Sec F Row 17 Stone 8
Memorial ID 101029645 · View Source
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He was a thoracic surgeon stationed at the 121st Evacuation Army Hospital at Fort Dodge, Korea. He and 5 other service members were killed when the medical evacuation helicopter they were in crashed and burned near Fort Dodge. They had just picked up several members of the 2D Infantry Division who were wounded in a fire fight. He was the attending doctor on the flight.


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  • Created by: Jan Bellard
  • Added: 20 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101029645
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt Benjamin Spencer Park, Jr (12 Jan 1935–15 Mar 1969), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101029645, citing Evergreen Cemetery, Painesville, Lake County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Jan Bellard (contributor 47390146) .