Tabernacle, New Jersey: Emilio Carranza Crash Monument
- Carranza Rd, Tabernacle, NJ
- Take Hwy 70 to Red Lion Circle (US Hwy 206) and turn south on US Hwy 206. After one mile turn left onto Carranza Rd. Drive for about nine miles, into Wharton State Forest and past the teen boot camp. The Memorial will be visible on the right, in a clearing in the trees.
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A lonely pillar marks the spot where "the Lindbergh of Mexico" crashed and died in the New Jersey Pine Barrens. Roadsideamerica.com Report... [07/06/2008]
Carranza Crash Monument: This year we made it out to the anniversary event at the otherwise lonely Emilio Carranza Crash Site Memorial on Saturday afternoon, July 12, 2008. Ever since the "Lindbergh of Mexico" went down in Tabernacle, NJ in 1928, Mount Holly American Legion Post 11 has conducted an annual ceremony to honor and remember him. [07/12/2008] Complete Story...
Carranza Monument: A large turnout, Carranza relatives, and an elaborate program marked the 80th year anniversary of Emilio Carranza's fatal crash. Watch Video.
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This year's Memorial Service at the Carranza Crash Site and Monument will be held July 11th, 2009 at 1:00 PM.[Bob Barney - Chairman Captain Emilio Carranza Memorial Committee, 03/01/2009]