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

82nd Fighter Group

 
 
82nd Fighter Group Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
1. 82nd Fighter Group Memorial
Inscription.
Dedicated to the members
of the 82nd Fighter Group
95th, 96th, & 97th Squadrons
World War II

554 Aerial Victories

Three Distinguished Unit Citations
Foggia, Italy, 26 Aug 43
Cancello, Italy, 2 Sept 43
Ploesti, Rumania, 10 June 44

 
Erected 1985.
 
Location. 39° 46.785′ N, 84° 6.762′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Click for map. Marker (Memorial #139) 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. 301st Bombardment Group (H) (here, next to this marker); 97th Bombardment Group (a few steps from this marker); 459th Bomb Group (H) (a few steps from this marker); 392nd Bomb Group (Heavy) (a few steps from this marker); Red River Valley Fighter Pilots Association Vietnam Memorial (a few steps from this marker); 488th Bomb Squadron "M"
82nd Fighter Group Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
2. 82nd Fighter Group Memorial
Marker is on the right side of the walkway, along curve, just beyond extreme right distance of photograph. Looking east.
(a few steps from this marker); 15th Troop Carrier Squadron (a few steps from this marker); 13th “Jungle” Air Force (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. 82nd Fighter Group. (Submitted on January 23, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 82nd Fighter Group. (Submitted on January 23, 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 710 times since then and 9 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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