Winnetkan Dies in Air Crash Saturday [Robert Mountain Henschen]
Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 1 Aug 1935, p. 10

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Robert Mountain Henschen, 30 years old, 725 Walden road, Winnetka, was instantly killed Saturday when the chartered airplane which he was piloting crashed near the Curtiss-Wright air field about ten miles northwest of Milwaukee. Three companions, William H. Ennis, George B. Burkhard and Elmer B. Tengberg, all of Chicago, also were killed. Mr. Henschen, who was the son of Henry S. and Edith Mountain Henschen. Surviving Mr. Henschen besides his parents, is one brother, John Richard Henschen. The ill-fated pilot was a nephew of Mrs. William Sutherland of Glencoe. Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon at Graceland cemetery chapel.

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1 Aug 1935
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Henschen, Robert
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  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 42.07225 Longitude: -87.72284
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Winnetkan Dies in Air Crash Saturday [Robert Mountain Henschen]