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Memorial Cabinet – The Quadrant Pub

There is a wall-mounted memorial cabinet at the Quadrant Pub in Stretford. The pub is situated about 10 minutes walk from Old Trafford and is popular with fans on a match day. For anyone wanting to visit the pub, the address is 89, Great Stone Rd, Stretford, Manchester, M32 8GR Thanks to Andy McMinn for the...

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50th Anniversary Commemorations in Munich

A group of United supporters went to Munich in February 2008 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the crash. Thanks to Rick Redman for these photos. They were taken in Munich in February...

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George Rodgers

Following the BBC documentary about the crash (January 2006), I received 3 e-mails regarding a previously unlisted survivor. Within minutes of the documentary ending, I received the following e-mail: “Good evening. After watching a recent BBC documentary on the sad disaster in 1958 I was, although saddened, intrigued to find that my great uncle (George William Rodgers) was not a part of it and went on line to look into this further...

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Walter Crickmer

Walter Crickmer was an English football club secretary and manager. He became Manchester United club secretary in 1926. He twice assumed managerial responsibility at United: from 1 April 1931 to 1 June 1932, and then again from 1 August 1937 to 1 February 1945. Together with club owner James W. Gibson, he was responsible for instituting the youth development system at Manchester United. After 32 years of service as club secretary, Crickmer...

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Willie Satinoff

Thanks to Tom Clare for the following: Let’s take a moment to remember the only fan who was on board that ill fated aircraft – Willie Satinoff. It’s always been a sadness to me that he tends to be forgotten on the anniversaryday, and I just wish that there was some formal recognition of him in some way at Old Trafford, maybe in the form of a small plaque. He was one of us – a fan – who loved the Club, loved...

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Each February we meet up at Old Trafford to remember those who died Learn more