Columbus in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 2003 by Ohio Bicentennial Commission, Tuskegee Airmen, Inc., and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 74-25.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
Location. 39° 49.101′ N, 82° 56.296′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Ohio, in Franklin County. Marker is on Johns Circle, Click for map. Marker is in walkway between parking lot and passenger terminal of Rickenbacker International Airport. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2241 Johns Circle, Columbus OH 43217, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Captain Eddie Rickenbacker (here, next to this marker); F-100D "Super Sabre" (approx. half a mile away); F-84F "Thunderstreak" (approx. half a mile away); A-7D "Corsair II" (approx. half a mile away); Historic Lockbourne (approx. 1.7 miles away); Ohio-Erie Canal and Locks / The Columbus Feeder Canal (approx. 1.9 miles away); Lockbourne Veterans' Memorial (approx. 1.9 miles away); Groveport Veterans' Park (approx. 3.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Columbus.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
Also see . . . Tuskegee Airmen. (Submitted on October 15, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
Categories. • African Americans • Air & Space • Civil Rights • War, World II •
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