A/2C Conrad Neil Sprague (Bud) August 30, 1929 – November 22, 1952 Conrad was unfortunately taken from his family on November 22, 1952, when the C-124 he was operating in crashed into the side of Mt. Gannett, just east of Anchorage, Alaska, taking the lives of all 52 service members on board. Bud, born in Sequim, Washington was the son of Marvel Newell Sprague, Sr. and Jessie Winifred (Scott) Sprague. He married Dorothy Jean Sprague (Burns) on July 21, 1947. Bud was blessed to have three children, Denis, Christopher, and Constance Klien. Unfortunately, Constance was born six weeks after Bud’s death.