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392nd Bomb Group (Heavy)

 
 
392nd Bomb Group (Heavy) Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
1. 392nd Bomb Group (Heavy) Marker
Inscription.
This memorial in honor of those
who served with the
392nd Bomb Group (H)
2nd Air Division, U.S.A. 8th Air Force,
Wendling, England, who through
their efforts, devotion, and duty
aided in bringing victory to the
Allies in World War II.

Liberator Squadrons
576th 577th 578th 579th
285 combat missions
9 Sept 1943 through 25 April 1945.
Distinguished Unit Citation
Gotha, Germany Mission 24 Feb 1944.

Dedicated 14 September 1985

 
Erected 1985 by 392nd Bomb Group Memorial Association.
 
Location. 39° 46.782′ N, 84° 6.769′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Click for map. Marker (Memorial #137) 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. 459th Bomb Group (H) (here, next to this marker); 389th Bomb Group (a few steps from this marker); 301st Bombardment Group (H) (a few steps from this marker); 376th Heavy Bombardment Group
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign
(a few steps from this marker); 82nd Fighter Group (a few steps from this marker); 345th Bombardment Group (a few steps from this marker); 805th Engineer Aviation Battalion (a few steps from this marker); 341st Fighter Squadron (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 July 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 392nd Bombardment Group (Heavy). (Submitted on July 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 392nd Bomb Group Official Site. (Submitted on July 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpaceWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 650 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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