Heroes in the Sky

Heroes in the Sky (HM1JFP)

Location: Rancho Cordova, CA 95742 Sacramento County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 38.165', W 121° 12.973'

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Sacramento County Sheriff's Helicopter Crash Memorial

On July 13, 2005
Sheriff's Helicopter Star VI
was patrolling the skies,
when a catastrophic engine failure
brought the ship to its final resting place
on the north shore of Lake Natoma.

This monument serves as
a memorial to deputies
Joseph Kievernagel
and
Kevin Blount
who tragically lost their lives
in the crash,
as well as to the suffering of
Eric Henrikson
who was critically injured.
Their dedication to service and extreme sacrifice
will never be forgotten.
They truly are our "Heroes in the Sky".
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HM NumberHM1JFP
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Year Placed2006
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, March 6th, 2015 at 5:01pm PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 655254 N 4277902
Decimal Degrees38.63608333, -121.21621667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 38.165', W 121° 12.973'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 38' 9.9" N, 121° 12' 58.38" W
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Area Code(s)916
Closest Postal AddressAt or near American River Bike Trail, Rancho Cordova CA 95742, US
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