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Pete
03-08-2008, 04:59
March 8th, 1973 a C-47 military aircraft carring members of Fort Bragg's Golden Knights parachute team crashes in a cornfield in Northern Chatham County killing all on board. The team was en route to Overland Park, KS on a recruiting mission.

"From the Archives" Fayetteville Observer.

Goggles Pizano
03-08-2008, 06:35
Rest in peace fellow paratroopers.

Ret10Echo
03-08-2008, 08:21
Thanks for the note Pete,

Most don't realize the hazards that exist in day-to-day business.

Blue skies.

Red Flag 1
03-08-2008, 08:45
Thanks for the reminder Pete.Tragic day! Rest in Peace Team!

RF 1

jbour13
03-08-2008, 10:13
RIP

vsvo
03-08-2008, 13:29
RIP

Gypsy
03-08-2008, 13:34
May the team continue to Rest in Peace.

clapdoc
03-08-2008, 16:53
I remember the crash.
May all members Rest in Peace.



clapdoc sends.

sofmed
03-08-2008, 17:52
May they soar on the winds of eternity.

RIP.

Mick