Bruning, NE Fighter Plane Crash, Sep 1944
BRUNING PILOT KILLED IN CRASH.
Bruning, Neb. (AP) -- A P-47 Thunderbolt fighter plane pilot based at the Bruning Army Air Field was killed Thursday in an accident, Col. C. D. McAllister, commander of the field said.
Second Lt. ALBERT F. LEONI, pilot, husband of Jean C. Leoni and son of George M. Leoni, Cincinnati, O., was killed as he was attempting to land at the Bruning Field.
Nebraska State Journal Lincoln 1944-09-15