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Fort Bragg in Cumberland County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Pope Airmen Memorial

 
 
Pope Airmen Memorial Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Lee Hattabaugh, April 20, 2011
1. Pope Airmen Memorial Marker
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In honor of those Pope airmen who have given their lives for their country while performing flying duties
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Dedicated to the memory of those who were killed in a C-130 accident on November 30, 1978

Robert J. Caton Bernie C. Finch III Daniel K. Morris Samuel P. Eskew Mark D. Greer Robert M. VanWinkle

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Dedicated to the memory of the crew of "Even 91" who lost their lives in a C-130 accident at Blewett Falls, NC on April 28, 1992

Flt Lt Mark W. Reynolds Capt. Gabriel Magrane Capt. Thomas E. Rowe Lt. Michael E. Jones Lt. Gregg F. Johnston Lt. John G. Urbansky Sgt Stephen F. Sablone, Jr. SrA Michael S. Carpenter A1C Shelton M. Clark, Jr.
 
Location. 35° 9.921′ N, 79° 0.216′ W. Marker is in Fort Bragg, North Carolina, in Cumberland County. Marker is on Rielly Street south of Bomard Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Part of the Pope Air Force Base Air Park. Marker is in this post office area: Pope Army Airfield NC 28308, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. DC-3/C-47 "Skytrain" (within shouting distance of this marker); Enlisted Personnel Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Lt. Harley H. Pope (within shouting distance of this marker); C-119 "Packet" (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Pope Airmen Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Airlifter's Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); C-123 "Provider" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pope Air Force Base Air Park (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Bragg.
 
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Pope Airmen Memorial Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Lee Hattabaugh, April 20, 2011
2. Pope Airmen Memorial Marker
Pope Airmen Memorial Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Lee Hattabaugh, April 20, 2011
3. Pope Airmen Memorial Marker
 

 
Credits. This page originally submitted on July 1, 2011, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 760 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 1, 2011, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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