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Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
January 5, 1949
No. Killed - 2

Wilkes-Barre Times Leader, Jan. 5, 1949  PDF Format
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The deceased:
  • Hugh Cavanaugh, 38
  • George Hassick, 34
The injured:
  • Joseph McKeown, 47
  • Joseph Macules, 29

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