Re: research info
- One more
January 15, 1954
Two car RDC trainset was rear ended by first class express in Camden
Passenger Yard. 28 Injuries
--- In email@example.com, "maryann"
> This may be out of bounds, but I need info on this. Please bear with
> me, cause I need to write this as I remember,
> There are two accidents, at least,I am looking into for me, my
> records etc.
> (granddad) George Philemon Warner, had a gas refrigerator explode in
> his face,
> late 1953, Lebanon( Smith County), KS
> A month later another accident same thing guys name was Charles
> This next one may have been late 1953 or early 1954.
> (dad)Melvin Arnold Warner, while working for REA, accidentally
> touched a
> live wire and was severly burned,
> What I recall as a child, we went to visit grandad then my dad in two
> seperate hospitals , I think dad was in Cawker City( Jewel County?)
> These accidents were weeks or a couple of months apart.( I recall we
> rushed to see grandad after his accident)
> Also if this helps anyone, there was a bad train wreck in that time
> frame, and the people were taken to the hospital my dad was in.
> I remember bits and pieces of these accidents
> There was a big writeup about dads accident, and something about
> grandads as well. I would like to find this info, or be directed to
> whereever I am to go,
> News papers, that I have contacted don't have the information.
> I know this is a bit sketchy , but if you all can, please help!
> Mary Grether