Charles W. Kidwell

Charles Wesley Kidwell, Jr. (December 31, 1947 – April 21, 1960) was a 12-year-old Chantilly boy who was unintentionally killed by 18-year-old David R. Cameron on April 21, 1960, when Cameron hit Kidwell, who was walking home from school along a rural road between Chantilly and Floris.[1]


  1. O'Neill, Jeffrey S. "Boy, 12, Walking Home from School Hurled 170 Feet to His Death by Auto." The Washington Post, Times Herald (1959-1973): A1. ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The Washington Post (1877-1994). Apr 22 1960. Web. 16 Dec. 2011.