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November 14, 1970 ... Remembered

Memorial of the 1970 Marshall University Football Team Plane Crash

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DR. HERBERT DICKERSON PROCTOR, M.D.

Dr. Herbert D. Proctor, M.D., the son of Charles N. and Allie Dickerson Proctor, was born in 1927 in Landisburg, West Virginia. He graduated from Marshall University and received his medical degree from the Emory School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia. A Navy veteran of World War Two, he was one of the team's physicians. He perished with his wife, Josephine, leaving three daughters--Margaret, Patricia and Courtney; and two sons--James and John. He was 43 years old.

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