Skip to Content

Thomas Benton Carnahan Jr

Thomas Benton Carnahan Jr

Thomas Benton Carnahan Jr. (1903-1949) was killed in a military plane crash in California in 1949, while he was on a training mission from Texas to California. The plane crashed into a mountain due to weather conditions

He is buried at Arlington National Cemetery with his wife Mildred Marie Offineer. Thomas was the son of Thomas Benton Carnahan, Sr. (1861-1947) and Bessie English of Pittsburgh, PA. Thomas Sr. was the nephew of Thomas A. Carnahan (1819-1900), a Civil War Veteran who lost his leg in battle in 1861.

Thomas Jr. has two sons Thomas Benton Carnahan III of Oregon and Sanford Byron Carnahan of California.

Click on the City or Town name right under the name of the photograph, to view more photographs from that city or town.  If there's a county listed, you can view more photographs from that county.  If you see a surname listed under the title of the photograph, you can click on that surname or surnames to view more photos that are associated with that surname.  Same thing works with any of the other "tags" listed right under the title of the photograph. You may be able to make the photo larger, if the original photograph was larger than the photo shown here. Click on the word "original" above and a window will open with a the photo in a larger size.  Want to add some information or comment on this photo?  Click on "Add new comment" above.