Park City, Utah
The Bomber crew that crashed into Iron Mountain saddle November 17, 1941 was memorialized this day of May 28, 2018, during the memorial day program.
The service will remember the deaths of Maj.Robert E. L. Pirtle, the flight commander of the 88th Squadron, and Sgt. Jack D. Anderson, the flight's engineer.
According to the Park Record, the ceremony was as a result of the research from historians Steve Leatham and David Nicholas . They made the following statement, "This was a story that had gotten lost in Park City history, because when it happened none of the survivors told their families about the event," Leatham said during a phone interview. "We almost feel a kinship with those airmen, and feel they want their story…