Loved ones, memorial honors Marines killed in 1946 crash
By Mitch Pittman
SEATTLE - Sixty-eight years ago a Curtis Commando R5C transport plane crashed into Mount Rainier, killing 32 Marines. Every year since, those men have been remembered and honored on the last Saturday of every August.
Photojournalist Mitch Pittman shows how and why they'll never be forgotten.
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