The Norman Transcript

October 31, 2012

Pilot lost since 1966 returned to Norman

— Transcript Staff
The Norman Transcript

NORMAN — Pilot lost since 1966 returned to Norman

Army Maj. James L. Whited was returnd to the town he called home on Wednesday, more than 45 years after his plane went down over Laos.

His family and members of the Patriot Guard were on hand at Will Rogers Airport to escort the major’s casket to Primrose Funeral Service.

He will be buried at 10:30 a.m. Friday with full military honors.

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