Roswell Witness Jesse Marcel Jr. Passes Away

In a story that didn’t get much (if any) mainstream coverage at all, it has been reported that Jesse Marcel Jr. passed away on August 24th at the age of 76. Jesse Marcel Jr. was of course the son of Major Jesse Marcel, the U.S. Air Force intelligence officer who was first on the scene […]

Photo of the Week: Roswell, New Mexico

This week’s photo is from Roswell, New Mexico. On July 8th, 1947 (65 years ago today, actually),  the Roswell Army Air Field (RAAF) public information officer Walter Haut in Roswell, New Mexico, issued a press release stating that personnel from the field’s 509th Bomb Group had recovered a crashed “flying disk” from a ranch near Roswell. Major Jesse Marcel found boxes and boxes of strange debris […]