Arrow-right Camera

Nation/World

Crewmen In Plane Crash Identified

Sun., Aug. 25, 1996

The Marines on Saturday identified four crewmen killed when their electronic-warfare jet crashed during a training mission in the southwestern Arizona desert.

The plane crashed Friday in rocky terrain 40 miles east of here. The EA-6B Prowler had been temporarily deployed from the Marine Air Station at Cherry Point, N.C.

The crewmen were identified as: Capt. Gregory O. Glaeser, 32, of Renton, Wash.; Lt. Col. Joseph E. Connell II, 44, of Wentzville, Mo.; Maj. John S. Bacheller, 36, of Tiburon, Calif., and Capt. Brian F. Hussey, 27, of Saunderstown, R.I.

The cause of the crash remained under investigation.



Click here to comment on this story »