Tuesday, February 17, 2009
Tombstone Tuesday: Matthew McCrickert
Photo: Headstone of Matthew McCrickert (1926 - 1946). Calvary Cemetery, Woodside, Queens County, New York. Digital image. Privately held by Thomas MacEntee, [ADDRESS FOR PRIVATE USE,] Chicago, Illinois. 2009.
Matthew McCrickert was my 1st Cousin 2 Times Removed and was born on May 14, 1926 in New York. Matthew died on June 11, 1946 in the crash of a U.S. Army transport plane over Freehold, New Jersey. He was 20 years old.