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The Hindenburg disaster took place on Thursday, May 6, 1937, as the German passenger airship caught fire and was destroyed during its attempt to  dock with its mooring mast at the Lakehurst Naval Air Station in New Jersey. Of the 97 people on board, there were 36 fatalities including one death among the ground crew.

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The Hindenburg floating over Berlin’s Olympic Stadium of the 1936 Olympics.

Hindenburg floating over Berlin’s Olympic Stadium of the 1936 Olympics.

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Hindenberg over Wildwood ..1928

German passenger airship LZ 129 “Hindenburg” passing over Wildwood NJ just prior to exploding.