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November 14, 1970 ... Remembered

Memorial of the 1970 Marshall University Football Team Plane Crash

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DONALD TACKETT, JR., ASSISTANT TRAINER

Donald Tackett was from Dingess, West Virginia. He was a graduate of Lenore High School, where he was active in track, basketball, and football. A senior in physical education and special education, he was planning to go into physical therapy or athletic training after graduation. He was a member of the National Athletic Trainers Association.

Donald Tackett, Jr., died in the plane crash.

Not in the Marshall University Football 1970 Press Guide

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