T-6D Texan trainer
25 Aug 48, serial number 44-81553
Crashed in the Superstition Mountains 16 miles northeast of Williams Air Force Base. Both cadets, Kenneth D. Kirkman and Joseph E. Freeman Jr., were killed.
The aircraft was being flown "under the hood" by Cadet Freeman when it flew into a steep ridge within the Superstitions. Wreckage is scattered for half a mile.