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Douglas "Wrong Way" Corrigan
Birth: Jan. 22, 1907
Galveston
Galveston County
Texas, USA
Death: Dec. 9, 1995
Santa Ana
Orange County
California, USA

Aviator, American Folk Figure. Known as "Wrong Way" Corrigan, he was an early American aviator, engineer and flying pioneer. He gained his moniker in July 1938 when he flew from Brooklyn, New York's Floyd Bennett Field to Ireland when he intended to actually fly to California. 
 
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 Parents:
  Evelyn Groce Corrigan (1869 - 1922)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Marvin Corrigan (1907 - 1966)*
 
 Children:
  Roy William Corrigan (1950 - 1972)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairhaven Memorial Park
Santa Ana
Orange County
California, USA
Plot: Block M, Grave 31
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Feb 24, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 8524
Douglas Wrong Way Corrigan
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