Where Eagles Lie Fallen: The Crash Of Arrow Air Flight 1285, Gander, Newfoundland

November 17, 2010|
Where Eagles Lie Fallen: The Crash Of Arrow Air Flight 1285, Gander, Newfoundland by Gary Collins
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Where Eagles Lie Fallen is celebrated master storyteller Gary Collins's solemn tribute to the American servicemen and servicewomen who lost their lives aboard Arrow Air Flight 1285 when it crashed in <_st13a_city w:st="on">Gander, <_st13a_state w:st="on">Newfoundland, on December 12, 1985.This is a story of a tremendous loss of life, of the 101st Airborne Division of the <_st13a_place w:st="on"><_st13a_country-region w:st="on">U.S. military - the world-renowned "Screaming Eagles." Eyewitnesses to the tragedy and the surviving loved ones of the lost American soldiers reveal for the first time the profound effect this event had on them, and how it still affects them today.

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Within these pages you will meet "Buckeye" Brady, "Keybird" Kee, Michael Shayne "Eliot" Stack, "Ziggy" Ziegler, "Jenny" Word, and Sergeant Christine M. McCleery, American servicemen and servicewomen lost aboard Arrow Air Flight 1285.

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Among those who assisted Gary Collins in the reconstruction of that fateful day are Robyn Stack, mother of Michael Shayne "Eliot" Stack, Gander Deputy Mayor Sandra Kelly, Air Traffic Controller Glenn Blandford, Mayor Doug Sheppard, and <_st13a_city w:st="on"><_st13a_place w:st="on">Gander resident Pat Kane.

Gary Collins was born in Hare Bay, Bonavista North. He spent forty years in the logging and sawmilling business with his father, Theophilus, and son Clint. Gary was once Newfoundland's youngest fisheries guardian. He managed log drives down spring rivers for years, spent seven seasons driving tractor-trailers over ice roads and the Bea...
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Title:Where Eagles Lie Fallen: The Crash Of Arrow Air Flight 1285, Gander, NewfoundlandFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:227 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.6 inShipping dimensions:227 pages, 8.5 X 5.5 X 0.6 inPublished:November 17, 2010Publisher:Flanker PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1897317670

ISBN - 13:9781897317679

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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