Greenville Maine 1963 B-52 Elephant Mountain Crash Site
Lt.Col. Joe S. Simpson Jr. Maj. William W. Gabriel Maj. Herbert L. Hansen Maj.Robert J. Hill Maj. Robert J. Morrison Capt. Charles G. Leuchter T-Sgt. Michael F. O'Keefe Dedicated to Survivors Lt. Col. Dante E. Bulli Capt. Gerald J. Adler
Jan. 24, 1998
Location. 45° 31.667′ N, 69° 26.083′ W. Marker is near Greenville, Maine, in Piscataquis County. Marker can be reached from Logging Road. Touch for map. Site is off a logging road at Elephant Mountain in Maine, 6 miles from the town of Greenville. There are many directional signs labeled B-52 crash site to direct you to the site. There are large fields of debris throughout the site. Marker is in this post office area: Greenville ME 04441, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A Trip to Katahdin... 1857 (approx. 9 miles away).
More about this marker. Marker is located well up the hill on the site, in the top third portion.
Also see . . . 1963 Elephant Mountain B-52 Crash - Wikipedia. (Submitted on July 15, 2016, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida.)
Categories. • Disasters • War, Cold •
Credits. This page was last revised on September 13, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 14, 2016, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. This page has been viewed 352 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 14, 2016, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.