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1967 USS Forrestal fire...
Item # 639676
July 30, 1967
SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN, Massachusetts, July 30, 1967
* USS Forrestal - aircraft carrier fire disaster
* Zuni rocket on flight deck explosions
* Gulf of Tonkin - Vietnam War
The front page has a six column headline: "46 Dead, 80 Missing in Forrestal Fire" with subhead and related photo. (see) First report coverage continues on page 3 with two more photos.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 60+ pages, nice condition.
Category: The 20th Century