Memorial set for local soldier killed in Hawaii plane crash


FOREST, Va. (WFXR) — Funeral arrangements are set for a United States Navy Lieutenant who died in a plane crash.

27-year old Lt Joshua L. Drablos was among 11 people on board a skydiving plane when it crashed and burned at a small airfield north of Honolulu.

Lt. Drablos had been stationed with the U.S Fleet Cyber Command in Hawaii since May.

A celebration of his life will be Saturday at 11:00 AM at Rivermont Evangelical Presbyterian Church, in Lynchburg.

Inurnment with full military honors will be held at the United States Naval Academy on Thursday July 11, at 1:00 PM

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