Mesa in Maricopa County, Arizona — The American Mountains (Southwest)
This commemorative area was dedicated on May 30, 1991 by her Honor the Mayor of Mesa, Peggy Rubach, in memory of these airmen who gave their lives in the cause of freedom while training at this airfield during World War II.
Neil Funk • Lawrence J Janson
Location. 33° 27.254′ N, 111° 43.812′ W. Marker is in Mesa, Arizona, in Maricopa County. Marker can be reached from Fighter Access Road. Click for map. Marker is in Falcon Field Park. Marker is in this post office area: Mesa AZ 85215, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles Per Ardua Ad Astra (here, next to this marker); A Tribute to the B-29 Super Fortress "FIFI" (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of Old Fort Utah (approx. 4.8 miles away); Prehistoric Irrigation in the Salt River Valley (approx. 4.9 miles away); Mesa (approx. 5.8 miles away); Arizona's Honeymoon Trail (approx. 5.8 miles away); Mesa Pioneer Monument (approx. 5.8 miles away); Sirrine House (approx. 6.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Mesa.
Categories. • War, World II •
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