Posted By:Jerri Strombeck
Email:
Subject:Re: Yvonne Sulser
Post Date:October 11, 2011 at 01:31:26
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/ak/messages/2270.html
Forum:Alaska Genealogy Forum
Forum URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/ak/

According to James' death certificate, he died in a boat collision while in the Coast Guard. He was decapitated in the collision.

Seattle Daily Times
2/17/1958
abstracted

A Coast Guard crew recovered a sunken patrol boat in the Gulf of Mexico. It sank after a collision with a barge being towed by a Mexican tug. Killed were Charles Moore, 21, Sylva, NC; James Bellinger, 22, Galveston; and Jerry Boyette, 17, San Antonio, TX.

First Name: Yvonne
Middle Name: Shirley
Last Name: Bellinger
Name Suffix:
Birth Date: 16 August 1933
Social Security Number: 574-09-9914
Place of Issuance: Alaska
Last Residence: Mesquite, Dallas, Texas
Zip Code of Last Residence: 75149
Death Date: 27 July 2006
Estimated Age at Death: 73