Douglas AD Skyraider
AD-6 Bu# 135254 & AD-6 Bu# 135264
26 AUG 54
Mount Saint Helena California
Special Thanks to Todd Black for the photos of LCDR Hubert Worrell. Todd is the grandson of LCDR Hubert Lawrence Worrell, who was fatally injured in Bu# 135254.
AAIR has misplaced Todd Black's contact information and would like to get back in touch with him or any other relatives LCDR Worrell for further background information on LCDR Worrell. Please email AAIR if you can provide additional information.
The pilot of the second plane was LTJG Roger Weston Tillson. LTJG Tillson was a 1951 US Naval Academy Graduate.
AAIR would also like to get in touch with any relatives of LTJG Tillson for research being done on this accident. Please email AAIR if you can provide additional information.