Thomas Burchett

Obit:AUG 1962

End of the Trail

Notices in this section are limited to names of those who have achieved pioneer status through many years in the North, or who are otherwise of unquestioned importance in the daily scene.

Thomas C. Burchett, 72, who lived in Cordova for 45 years and was a locomotive engineer with the Copper River and Northwestern Railroad on the run between Cordova and Kennecott from the opening of the road until 1938, died at Seattle May 9.�  [Aug1962]

Source: Alaska Sportsman

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