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

381st Bomb Group (H) B-17 and 432nd Air Service Group

In Remembrance of Those Who Served

 
 
381st Bomb Group (H) B-17 and 432nd Air Service Group Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
1. 381st Bomb Group (H) B-17 and 432nd Air Service Group Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated to the honor of those
members who valiantly served and
gallantly died in defense of the
Free World, against tyranny and
oppression, so that we may all live
in peace and freedom with dignity

AAF Station 167
Ridgewell, Essex, England
Flight Squadrons
532nd, 533rd, 534th, 535th

Activated 1 January 1943
Deactivated 28 August 1945

Dedicated 15 Oct. 1987

 
Erected 1987.
 
Location. 39° 46.764′ N, 84° 6.782′ W. Marker is in Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Click for map. Marker (Memorial #147) 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. 13th Bombardment Squadron (Light-Night Intruder) (here, next to this marker); 7th Bombardment Group (a few steps from this marker); 90th Bomb Group (H) B-24 (a few steps from this marker); 13th Bomb Sqdn., 3rd Bomb Gp.
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign
(a few steps from this marker); 458th Bombardment Group (H) (a few steps from this marker); Staff Sgt Joseph J. Terbay (a few steps from this marker); 436th Troop Carrier Group (a few steps from this marker); The Flying Tigers (within shouting distance of this marker).
 
Also see . . .
1. NMUSAF Memorial Park Diagram. (Submitted on July 12, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 381st Bomb Group (H). (Submitted on July 12, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 381st Bomb Group Memorial Association. (Submitted on July 12, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. 381st Bomb Group. (Submitted on July 12, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. 20th CenturyAir & SpaceHeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 577 times since then. 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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