Wendover, UT Bomber Crash, Sep 1942


Salt Lake City, Sept. 6. -- (AP) -- Capt. RALPH E. DOBROSKY, formerly of Denver, was among six army flyers killed Saturday when a heavy army bomber crashed on the Bonneville salt flats northeast of Wendover, Utah.
Army officials, who are investigating to determine the cause of the accident, indicated a report would be issued when the inquiry is completed.
The plane was on a routine training flight, they said. All the bodies were recovered from the wreckage, which was burned and scattered.
The five other flyers killed in the crash were:
2nd Lieut. ANDREW KULICK of Washington, Pa.
Sgt. CLARENCE L. HANSON of Minneapolis.
Sgt. JOHN L. McNEILL of Spruce Pine, N.C.
Sgt. ALFRED L. LUTZ of Philadelphia.
Corp. WALTER M. LEE of San Diego, Calif.

Greeley Daily Times Colorado 1942-09-07