Nick Rakoncza

Lakehurst Naval Badge (credit: Navy Lakehurst Historical Society website)

Memorial Service To Be Held In N.J. For Forgotten USS Akron Crash

The USS Akron, a 785-foot dirigible, was in its third year of flight when a violent storm sent it plunging tail-first into the Atlantic Ocean shortly after midnight on April 4, 1933.

03/31/2013