Four Mile Mine Explosion Deaths

Four Mile, Bell County, Ky. Mine Explosion Newspaper Stories & Death Certificates

Here are a couple pictures of Four Mile, Bell County, KY from a few years ago, close to the Post Office.

Second One

Here are the newspaper stories about the explosion.

Here are the death certificates that I have found so far from the explosion. It happened on Dec. 26, 1945.

James Bain

John Henry Branstutter

Bill Brock

John Brock

Bill Carroll

James Collins

Jim Emery

Jim Fisher

Jim Tom Gamble

Floyd Gambrell

Henry Honeycutt

H. Reed Lawson

Delbert Lockard

Harmon Lovell

George Matthews

Frank Mills

Bud Parton

Champ Patterson

Dave Sharp

Hugh Westerfield


Bill Branstutter

Joe Hatfield

McKinley Leath

Charles Lingar

Huey Miller

Ivan Philpot

Bud Towne

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