Veterans’ Association

of the

Chicago & North Western Railway


Organized December 9, 1924


Ravenswood Robbery - 1962




Shown here is the aftermath of a robbery at Ravenswood in 1962.  This is believed to be the Operating Department Car Tracing Section on the 1st floor.  Mike Eischen, Auditor of Equipment & Switching, is standing just left of center.  The other two men are unidentified.  If anyone knows who these two are or recalls more details about the incident, please e-mail the webmaster.





Posted 02/18/11