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Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Montgomery County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

385th Bomb Group (H)

Great Ashfield 8th AF

 
 
385th Bomb Group (H) Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
1. 385th Bomb Group (H) Marker
Inscription.
In Memoriam
of the officers and men of the
385th Bombardment Group (H),
U.S. Army Air Forces who gave
their lives in the Air Battles
over Europe 1943-1945, this
plaque is placed here by the
comrades of those men as an
everlasting tribute to their
heroic sacrifice and unselfish
devotion to duty.

 
Erected 1984 by former members of the 385th Bomb Group.
 
Location. 39° 46.805′ N, 84° 6.756′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Click for map. Marker (Memorial #121) is in the Memorial Park of the National Museum of the United States Air Force, with museum access off Springfield Street. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1100 Spaatz Street, Dayton OH 45433, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 98th Bomb Group (here, next to this marker); Khobar Towers Memorial (here, next to this marker); 451st Bombardment Squadron (a few steps from this marker); 485th Bomb Group (Heavy) (a few steps from this marker); 13th Troop Carrier Squadron (a few steps from
385th Bomb Group (H) Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
2. 385th Bomb Group (H) Marker
First marker on right side of walkway. Looking southeast.
this marker); 11th Bombardment Group (H) (a few steps from this marker); 7th Photo Group (a few steps from this marker); 483rd Bombardment Group (H) (a few steps from this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.
 
Also see . . .
1. NMUSAF Memorial Park Diagram. (Submitted on January 8, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 385th Bomb Group. (Submitted on January 8, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 385th Bomb Group Memorial Museum. (Submitted on January 8, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Thameside Aviation Museum. (Submitted on January 8, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpaceWar, World II
 
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,486 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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