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Wallace Norwood Bowers (1938 - 1980)

Wallace Norwood (Wally) Bowers
Born in Toledo, Washington, USAmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Skamania County, Washington, USAmap
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Wally Bowers was involved in a disaster.
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  • died in the blast from the eruption of Mount Saint Helens in 1980. Is included on the memorial, dedicated in 2000, for the known victims of the blast.[1]
  • last seen leaving for work. Believed to have been cutting trees about 7 miles northwests of Mt. St. Helens[2]
  • 1959 m. Babe (LaVada Helen Bond)
  • s/o Herschel Bowers & Maxine Roe
  • logger
  • body was never recovered[1] but some belonging of his were later found[2]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Mt. St. Helens: The Victims of the Eruption. accessed 22 Nov. 2017
  2. 2.0 2.1 Find A Grave: Memorial #28488479, accessed 22 Nov 2017

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