from The Waco Times-Herald, McLennan County, Texas
February 11, 1945
Two Are Killed In Plane Crash Here
Lieut. Chester A. Davis, 25, Waco Army Air field instructor, and Aviation Cadet Carl M. Paulson Jr., 22, of West Allis, Wis., were killed instantly at 2:30 p.m. Saturday when their training plane crashed three miles east of the field while they were on a routine training flight. Lieut. Davis is survived by his wife, who lives at 517 Proctor avenue, Waco. A-C Paulson is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. C.M. Paulson, of West Allis.
A board of officers has been appointed to determine the cause of the crash.