Dwight Armstrong

 

 

Age: 58

 

Summary: one of four men who carried out a fatal bombing at the University of Wisconsin-Madison to protest the Vietnam War whom he and his elder brother Karl and two others parked a stolen van packed with 2,000 pounds of ammonium nitrade and jet fuel next to Sterling Hall and lit the fuse on Aug. 24, 1970, in which the blast killed student Robert Fassnacht and injured three others, who was finally captured in Toronto in 1977 and served seven years in a federal prison.

 

 

Cause of Death: Lung cancer

 

Born: August 29, 1951

 

Died: June 20, 2010

 

Location: Madison, Wisconsin