Hoards of people gather at the center of Marshall University campus at the memorial fountain to honor those lives lost 43 years earlier in fatal plane crash caring the schools football team.
A photograph of the 1970 Marshall University football team.
Members of the Marshall University R.O.T.C perform the presentation of colors during the Annual Memorial Service Thursday on the schools campus of the fateful plane crash 43 years ago.
Conductor Steve Barnett directed the Marshall University Wind Symphony during the Annual Memorial Service of the 43 year anniversary of the plane crash that took the lives of the supporters, players, coaches and staff of Marshall University’s football team.
A member of the Ceredo Fire Department stands at attending during the Pledge of Allegiance at the annual Marshall University Memorial Service Thursday. The service honors those killed in a plane crash 43 years earlier.
Marshall University student’s lay white roses at the fountain honoring those that perished in a fateful plane crash 43 years earlier.
Seventy-five white roses lay at the memorial fountain honoring the players, coaches, staff, supporters and crew of DC-9 that were killed 43 years ago at the annual Memorial Service.