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 Carranza Memorial  Tabernacle New Jersey  Emilio Carranza was a Mexican aviator known as the “Lindbergh of Mexico”. This site is where he crashed his plane in 1928 on a flight from New York to Mexico City.  Carranza had previously waited three days due to inclement weather for the return flight but was pressured into leaving during a thunderstorm from a Mexican General. A telegram was found in his pocket that read

Emilio Carranza was a Mexican aviator known as the “Lindbergh of Mexico”. This site is where he crashed his plane in 1928 on a flight from New York to Mexico City.  Carranza had previously waited three days due to inclement weather for the return flight but was pressured into leaving during a thunderstorm from a Mexican General. A telegram was found in his pocket that read “Leave immediately, or the quality of your manhood will be in doubt.”  More information can be found here including links for directions on how to get there. Emilio Carranza.[fb-share]

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