302 TAW C-123 Accident Memorial
at Ft. Sill, OK,  Oct. 1980
302 TAW RAFB Col, OH.
Capt. George Freeland, Jr.
Maj. Thomas Brady
Lt. Col. Donald Griffith
T.Sgt. Michael Snodgrass
Sr. Amn. Robert Hass
Location. 39° 26.746′ N, 83° 48.576′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, Ohio, in Clinton County. Click for map. Memorial is near the flagpole in the chain-link fenced enclosure in Denver Williams Memorial Park, about 0.1 miles south of the park entrance off Rombach Avenue (US Route 22). Marker is in this post office area: Wilmington OH 45177, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 302nd TCW Aircraft Accident Memorial (here, next to this marker); 907 TAG C-119G Accident Memorial (here, next to this marker); 302 TAW C-119 Accident Memorial (here, next to this marker); Kenneth W. Faul (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); J. W. Denver Williams, Jr. (about 700 feet away); Wilmington War Memorial (about 700 feet away); Indian Trails of Clinton County (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wilmington College (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Wilmington.
Regarding 302 TAW C-123 Accident Memorial. "302 TAW RAFB
The last name listed, Robert Hass[sic], is incorrectly spelled. Senior Airman Robert J. Haas initially survived the crash, but died a few weeks later on November 9, 1980.
Also see . . . C-123 Accident Report. (Submitted on February 25, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
1. My sincerest gratitude and heartfelt thanks to the contributors who put this together
My father, Major Thomas Brady, was on this aircraft. I did not know that this marker existed and this accident occurred over 36 years ago. To this day I have been trying to gather more information about my father and the crash as well as anything else that would bring closure. I am eternally grateful that someone is taking the time to put this page together. I am including a picture of the aircraft as I found it through research the same day that I found this website and its picture of the marker. 36 years has gone by since this happened but with the age of the internet I was able to gather all of this information within a few hours. The link to this page was found on Aviation safety Network. My brother's do not yet know of the fortunate find but I will be surprising them with
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 2,118 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 4. submitted on , by Robert P Brady of Clarksville, Tennessee. This page was last revised on October 31, 2016.