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Bath School Disaster

Unfortunately, school massacres happen on a regular basis. We can name a few off the top of our head that we think are the deadliest. But the truth is, you don’t even know how deadly they get. In 1927, a man named Andrew Kehoe perpetrated not one, but a series of attacks on the Bath Township Elementary School. No one knows why he did it, though his loss as city Clerk and raised taxes are speculated to have been the cause.

But what happened was he went home one day, killed his wife, bombed his farm, detonated a bomb he placed at the school, then killed himself. He ended up killing 38 kids, six teachers and injuring 58 other people. This makes it the deadliest school massacre in history.

Bath School Disaster
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