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Bonus Episode #32: Fort Indiantown Gap Jane Doe - Unidentified (1973)

Who is Fort Indiantown Gap Jane Doe?


Fort Indiantown Gap Jane Doe

Age: 12-20 - Found: 10/10/1973

Est. Date of Death: 1-2 weeks prior

Ethnicity: Caucasion - Sex: Female

Height: 5'6"-5'8" - Weight: Unknown

Hair Color: Light Brown to blonde/reddish - Eye Color: Unknown

Location Found: Fort Indiantown Gap Military Reservation, PA (Dauphin County)

State of Remains: Unrecognizable/Decomposition - Nature of Death: Homicide


Injuries: In early reports it was said that marks were found on an arm and leg but it wasn’t determined if it was pre or post mortem. No cause of death is listed to date.


Distinguishing Characteristics: Her facial features were described as having a thin nose with the bridge swayed slightly left with the tip to the right, a high forehead and a strong, tilted chin.


Clothing/Items Found: No personal belongings were found. Jane had been covered by brush and tree branches as well as a 48" x 32.5" piece of green plastic. The plastic had a white seal that read "National Sanitation Foundation, Testing Laboratory 8508".


Missing Persons Ruled Out: N/A


DNA: Available


Fingerprints: Available


Dental Records: Available- Extensive Dental Work


NamUs Case Number: UP12689

NCIC: U853401149


Anyone with any information about this case is asked to call Cpl. Nathan Trate at the Pennsylvania State Police Jonestown at 717-865-2194. You can also call the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children at 1-800-842-5678.

Sources:

https://unidentified.wikia.org/wiki/Lebanon_County_Jane_Doe

https://www.missingkids.org/poster/NCMU/1184545

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fort_Indiantown_Gap

https://nij.ojp.gov/topics/articles/using-isotopes-human-hair-reveal-personal-characteristics-forensic-investigations#:~:text=Scientists%20can%20roughly%20determine%20human,members%20of%20the%20sample%20group.

https://www.ldnews.com/story/news/local/2017/03/25/new-clues-may-help-identify-jane-doe/99587986/

http://www.doenetwork.org/cases/609ufpa.html

https://www.newspapers.com/clip/14969409/jonestown-jane-doe/

https://counteverymystery.blogspot.com/2017/11/october-10-1973-indiantown-gap-military.html

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Interstate_81

https://6abc.com/missing-woman-found-alive/1032704/

https://www.crimewatchers.net/threads/jonestown-jane-doe-wf-12-20-found-in-wooded-area-of-union-county-pa-october-1973.402/


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