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

9th Bomb Group (VH)

B-29

 
 
9th Bomb Group (VH) Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
1. 9th Bomb Group (VH) Marker
Inscription.

To Honor All Who Served

1st Sq. 5th Sq. 99th Sq.
McCook, Neb. Tinian
1944 - 1945

71 Combat Missions 2012 Sorties
12,000 Tons of Bombs and Mines
Losses: 27 Dead 98 Missing

Dedicated 14 Oct 1988

 
Erected 1988.
 
Location. 39° 46.746′ N, 84° 6.798′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Click for map. Marker (Memorial #047) 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. 8th Photographic Reconnaissance Squadron (here, next to this marker); Frank G. Anger Memorial Park (a few steps from this marker); 487th Bomb Squadron (M) (a few steps from this marker); 394th Bomb Group (M) (within shouting distance of this marker); 458th Bombardment Group (H) (within shouting distance of this marker); 48th Troop Carrier Squadron (within shouting
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign
distance of this marker); 39th Fighter Squadron (within shouting distance of this marker); 450th Bombardment Group (H) (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 January 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 9th Bombardment Group (VH) Association History. (Submitted on January 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. War Journal of the 9th Bomb Group. (Submitted on January 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. B-29 Superfortress Gallery. (Submitted on January 1, 2012, 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 244 times since then and 2 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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