First Lieutenant Maxwell J. Shipp

Maxwell Shipp obit and picture.jpg

Title

First Lieutenant Maxwell J. Shipp

Subject

Korean War, 1950-1953
United States Air Force

Description

1Lt. Maxwell J. Shipp was killed on June 25, 1953, when his plane crashed in Korea. At the time of his death Lt. Shipp was serving with the 67th Fighter Bomber Squadron, 18th Fighter Bomber Group. Lt. Shipp was a graduate of Tuscaloosa County High School and the University of Alabama. Lt. Shipp was a member of the sorority Alpha Kappa and of Northport Methodist Church. Lt. Shipp was the husband of Mrs. Sara Frances Bell and the son of Mr. and Mrs. E. J. Shipp of Northport.

A photo of Lt. Shipp's grave can be found at this site: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi/page/gr/http//fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=135388236.

Source

Tuscaloosa News Archive

Publisher

Tuscaloosa News

Date

June 26, 1953

Contributor

Tuscaloosa Public Library

Type

Newspaper

Identifier

1854

Coverage

Northport (AL)

Original Format

Newspaper

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