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

7th Combat Cargo Squadron

2nd Combat Cargo Group, 54th Troop Carrier Wing

 

5th Air Force

 
7th Combat Cargo Squadron Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
1. 7th Combat Cargo Squadron Memorial
Inscription.
In honor of the men of the
7th Combat Cargo Squadron
Curtiss C-46 Commando

Activated: 1 May, 1944
Deactivated: 15 Jan, 1946

Syracuse, N.Y.
Nadzab, New Guinea
Biak, Dutch E. Indies
Dulag, Leyte, P.I.
Bolo Pt., Okinawa
Yokota, Japan

They Did All That Was Asked of Them
Transported Anything, Anywhere, Anytime

 
Location. 39° 46.796′ N, 84° 6.753′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Click for map. Marker (Memorial #119) 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. 58th Bomb Wing (here, next to this marker); Fifth Airdrome Squadron (here, next to this marker); 488th Bomb Squadron "M" (a few steps from this marker); 451st Bombardment Squadron (a few steps from this marker); 13th Troop Carrier Squadron (a few steps from this marker); 97th Bombardment Group
7th Combat Cargo Squadron Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
2. 7th Combat Cargo Squadron Memorial
Third marker on right side of walkway. Looking east.
(a few steps from this marker); 385th Bomb Group (H) (a few steps from this marker); Red River Valley Fighter Pilots Association Vietnam Memorial (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 23, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 7th Combat Cargo Squadron. (Submitted on January 23, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 7th ACCS. (Submitted on January 23, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. War, 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 676 times since then and 15 times this year. 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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