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Plane Crash Near Tina, Missouri

November 16, 1942

plane crash near Tina, Missouri

1 mile south, 1/4 mile west, Mandeville, Missouri

U.S. Army plane crash 15 miles west of Tina, Missouri in farm field

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Chillicothe Constitution-Tribune | Chillicothe, Missouri |

Thursday, November 19, 1942 | Page 8


Two Men Killed in an Airplane Crash

Lieuts. C. E. McKinley, St. Joseph and A. O. Dokken, Long Beach, Killed.

Two soldiers, Lieut. Charles E. McKinley, St. Joseph, and Lieut. Albert O. Dokken, Long Beach, Calif., were killed in a crash on a muddy farm road near Mandeville, 18 miles northwest of Carrollton last night.

The accident occurred at about 8 o'clock in the midst of a deluge of rain which was acompanied by a high wind. It is believed the crash came when the flyers were attempting a forced landing on a narrow farm road.

The bodies were taken to Tina.

Among those killed:
Name date of birth age Occupation burial xxx informant spouse father mother death
Dokken, Albert O., Jr. May 3, 1907 36y, 6m, 13d Military Pilot Colusa, California Col. flippin, Rose Crans Field, St. Joseph, Missouri Dokken, Mary Dokken, Albert O., Sr. Gafkjen, Carrie death certificate
McKinley, Chas. Everett, Jr. April 6, 1916 26y, 7m, 10d Military Pilot New Orleans, Louisiana Col. flippin, Rose Crans Field, St. Joseph, Missouri McKinley, Hazel McKinley, Chas, Everett, Sr. Vernor? death certificate

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