A Virtual Cemetery created by Tony Cannon

Gander Plane Crash Flight 1285

On Thursday, December 12, 1985, the chartered DC-8 plane carrying 248 members of the 101st Airborne Division of Fort Campbell, Kentucky and 8 crew members returning home for Christmas from peace keeping duties in the Middle East, crashed during takeoff in Gander, Newfoundland. The following Monday, December 16, 1985, President and Mrs. Reagan visited Fort Campbell for a memorial service honoring those soldiers.

173 memorials
Page 1
No grave photo

Herbert Dwayne Alexander

18 Mar 1962 – 12 Dec 1985

Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana, USA

Sgt Steven A Andreoff

Sgt Steven A Andreoff

6 May 1949 – 12 Dec 1985

Concord, Contra Costa County, California, USA

 Iván R. Aponte

Iván R. Aponte

9 Jul 1963 – 12 Dec 1985

Bayamon, Bayamon Municipality, Puerto Rico, USA

 Arrow Airlines Flight 1285 Memorial

Arrow Airlines Flight 1285 Memorial

unknown – 12 Dec 1985

The monument entitled "Silent Witness" a forever...

Gander, Central Census Division, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

 Roger D Arvin

Roger D Arvin

16 Apr 1958 – 12 Dec 1985

Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Indiana, USA

Capt Luis Antonio Avillán

Capt Luis Antonio Avillán

2 Mar 1958 – 12 Dec 1985

Bayamon, Bayamon Municipality, Puerto Rico, USA

 Bobby L Banks

Bobby L Banks

31 Dec 1964 – 12 Dec 1985

Fort Riley, Geary County, Kansas, USA

 Eric J. Baumann

Eric J. Baumann

8 Dec 1966 – 12 Dec 1985

Warner Robins, Houston County, Georgia, USA

 Edward Myron Beer

Edward Myron Beer

30 Mar 1966 – 12 Dec 1985

Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA

 Wyatt David Benson

Wyatt David Benson

20 Sep 1966 – 12 Dec 1985

Warwick, Worth County, Georgia, USA

 Sammy D. Bittle

Sammy D. Bittle

7 Oct 1966 – 12 Dec 1985

Cheraw, Chesterfield County, South Carolina, USA

 Haslund Ora Black

Haslund Ora Black

19 Apr 1938 – 12 Dec 1985

Hopkinsville, Christian County, Kentucky, USA

 Paul J. Bostwick

Paul J. Bostwick

14 Dec 1960 – 12 Dec 1985

Rome, Oneida County, New York, USA

 John Patrick Bowen

John Patrick Bowen

27 Jun 1964 – 12 Dec 1985

Waretown, Ocean County, New Jersey, USA

Warrant Ofc Robert Adrian Bowen

Warrant Ofc Robert Adrian Bowen

6 Jan 1948 – 12 Dec 1985

Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA

 John Trosper Bradley

John Trosper Bradley

15 Jan 1963 – 12 Dec 1985

Asheville, Buncombe County, North Carolina, USA

 Steven John Bradshaw

Steven John Bradshaw

18 Feb 1965 – 12 Dec 1985

Boise, Ada County, Idaho, USA

 Darrin Patrick Brady

Darrin Patrick Brady

26 Jan 1966 – 12 Dec 1985

Bedford, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA

 Darrin Patrick Brady

Darrin Patrick Brady

26 Jan 1966 – 12 Dec 1985

Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA

 Tony Lynn Brasfield

Tony Lynn Brasfield

22 Aug 1964 – 12 Dec 1985

Panama City, Bay County, Florida, USA

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