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

463rd Bombardment Group (H)

(The Swoose Group) World War II

 

5th Wing, 15th Air Force

 
463rd Bombardment Group (H) Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
1. 463rd Bombardment Group (H) Marker
Inscription.

772nd Sq 773rd Sq 774 Sq 775 Sq

Group HQs and Support Units

"Memorializing our comrades who were killed
in action and honoring all who served"

Dedicated Oct. 1988

 
Erected 1988 by Veterans of the 463rd Bomb Group (H).
 
Location. 39° 46.745′ N, 84° 6.772′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Click for map. Marker (Memorial #151) 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. 89th Troop Carrier Group (here, next to this marker); 312th Bomb Group (here, next to this marker); 489th Bomb Squadron (a few steps from this marker); 339th Fighter Squadron (a few steps from this marker); Tuskegee Airmen (a few steps from this marker); 781st Bombardment Squadron (H) (a few steps from this marker); 30th Bombardment Group (a few steps from this marker); Operation Babylift (a few steps from this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.
 
Also see . . .
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign

1. NMUSAF Memorial Park Diagram. (Submitted on December 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 463rd Bombardment Group Historical Society. (Submitted on December 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Heavy Bomber Groups of the 15th Air Force. (Submitted on December 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 460 times since then and 16 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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