View of Whiteplains Plantation

View of Whiteplains Plantation
Over Head View - Taken May 8, 2011 Photo By: Phil Rainwater

Monday, July 14, 2008

Lake Murry B-25 presentation


Dr. Bob Seigler, who in the fall of 2005 led the effort to retireve a WWII bomber from the bottom of Lake Murry, will speak about the recovery Saturday, Auguest 9 at the S.C. Museum.

The Program, entitled "The Loss and Recovery of the Lake Murray B-25", well begin at 2 p.m. in the Museum's auditorium.

The B-25-C bomber was pulled largely intact from the lake 63 years after its crew was forced to ditch the plane in Lake Murry because of engine failure. It is one of the fewer than 10,000 of the planes built during the war.

For More information on "The Loss and Recovery of the Lake Murray B-25", call (803) 898-4952.

Information from "The Lake Murray News" July 10, 2008

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