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Marshall University Memorial Plane Crash
Marshall University Archives and Special Collections
William Alfred "Red" Dawson, Acting Head Coach, 1971 Young Thundering Herd MU Football team, 1st spring practice, April 1971, b&w. Dawson was not on the plane when it crashed. He became acting head coach in 1971, and formed the "Young Thundering Herd". 75 members, coaches, and fans were killed in November 1970 plane crash. Back rfeads: 1st MU practice Spring 1971, Coach Red Dawson.
Subject Terms: Marshall University; Marshall University -- Sports; Marshall University 1970 Football team; Marshall University plane crash; Plane crash Young Thundering Herd Marshall University Athletic Department Coaching (Athletics)
People: Dawson, Red Dawson, William Alfred
"William Alfred "Red" Dawson, Asst. Coach, 1971 Young Thundering Herd" (1971). Marshall University Memorial Plane Crash. 32.