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Memorial Service for the 1941 B-18 Bomber Crash

May 28 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

What: Memorial Day Service to remember the 1941 B-18 bomber crash

Where: Park City Cemetery, 1300 Kearns Blvd.

When: Memorial Day, May 28, 2018, 9:00am – 10:00am (reception to follow at the Park City Museum, 528 Main Street)

 

Details:

On a stormy night on November 17, 1941, an Army Air Corps B-18 bomber crashed into the side of Iron Mountain, killing two and wounding five. Please join us on Memorial Day, May 28, at the Park City Cemetery, for a memorial service to remember this tragedy. This service is presented in partnership with the Park City American Legion Post 14. The program will feature a presentation of colors and the national anthem, an invocation, guest speakers, a Missing Man flyover by the Utah Chapter of the Commemorative Air Force, a history of the crash, recognition of crew family members in attendance, and Taps. Plaques honoring the entire crew and two airmen who did not survive the crash will be unveiled.

A reception will follow at the Park City Museum at 528 Main Street.

Attire is military service uniform or civilian business casual.

 

 

Details

Date:
May 28
Time:
9:00 am - 11:00 am

Venue

Park City Cemetery
1300 Kearns Blvd
Park City, UT 84060 United States
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