Ron Johnson

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Caption: Honoring Elsie Mitchell and the 5 School Children who died during WWII near Bly, Oregon

What's the Story behind this Plaque? (15:01)
From: Ron Johnson

Few people have ever been to Bly, Oregon. Fewer people know the story of what happened at Bly. Here's the story behind the plaque.
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Why didn't the Captain hear them say the plane was running out of fuel? (08:42)
From: Ron Johnson

United 173 crashed six miles short of the runway at Portland, Oregon. It had run out of fuel. Ten people were killed. How could that happen?