A 60-year old ironworker from West New York, New Jersey, Mr. Cashman also taught welding at the Metal Lathers Local 46 night school to help young apprentices. In the early 1960's he was a paratrooper in the 101st Airborne Division's Screaming Eagles. William was a passenger on the ill-fated United Airlines flight 93 that was hijacked by terrorists on September 11, 2001. He was traveling with his best friend, Patrick Driscoll, on a trip to California to go hiking.
William Joseph “Billy” Cashman
Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
|Death||11 Sep 2001 (aged 60)
Shanksville, Somerset County, Pennsylvania, USA
* A structure erected in honor of someone whose remains lie elsewhere.
|Memorial ID||5800413 View Source|
- Maintained by: Find a Grave
- Originally Created by: William Barritt
- Added: 25 Sep 2001
- Find a Grave Memorial 5800413
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Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/5800413/william-joseph-cashman : accessed ), memorial page for William Joseph “Billy” Cashman (6 Mar 1941–11 Sep 2001), Find a Grave Memorial ID 5800413, citing Flight 93 National Memorial, Shanksville, Somerset County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .