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

6147th Tactical Control Group “Mosquitos”

FAC-TACP Airborne-Ground T-6

 

1950 Korea 1956

 
6147th Tac Control Gp "Mosquitos" Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
1. 6147th Tac Control Gp "Mosquitos" Marker
Inscription.
To Those Who Served

HQ 6147th TC Group
6147th TC Sq. (Abn) 6149th TC Sq. (Air)
6147th AB Sq. 6150th TC Sq. (GRD)
6147th M&S Sq. 6132nd TC Sq.
6147th Med Sq. 6164th TC Sq.
6148th TC Sq. (Air) 942nd Forward Air Control Sq.
3 Distinguished Unit Citations
2 Republic of Korea
Presidential Unit Citations

 
Erected 1993 by Mosquito Ass'n Inc.
 
Location. 39° 46.734′ N, 84° 6.818′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Click for map. Marker (Memorial #219) 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. Crew E-180, 307th Air Refueling Squadron (here, next to this marker); United States Air Force Security Police (here, next to this marker); 2nd Strategic Air Depot (a few steps from this marker); 39th Fighter Squadron (a few steps from this marker); 96th Bomb Group Association
6147th Tac Control Gp "Mosquitos" Marker Photo, Click for full size
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
2. 6147th Tac Control Gp "Mosquitos" Marker
First marker on left side of walkway. Looking northwest.
(within shouting distance of this marker); 292nd Joint Assault Signal Company (within shouting distance of this marker); Ohio Air National Guard (within shouting distance of this marker); 671st Bomb Squadron (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.
 
Also see . . .
1. NMUSAF Memorial Park Diagram. (Submitted on December 31, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
2. Mosquito Association. (Submitted on December 31, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
3. 6147th Tac Control Group. (Submitted on December 31, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
4. Mosquitos in Korea. (Submitted on December 31, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
 
Categories. Air & SpaceCommunicationsPatriots & PatriotismWar, Korean
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 383 times since then and 61 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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