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

416th Bombardment Group (L)

World War II - European Theater

 

1943 - 1945

 
416th Bombardment Group (L) Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
1. 416th Bombardment Group (L) Marker
Inscription.
Bombardment Squadrons
668th - 669th - HQ - 670th - 671st
- Support Units -
4th Ser. Grp - 79th Sta. Comp.
199th Med. Det. - Red Cross
21st Weather - 1297th Mil. Police

Dedicated in Memory of the Gallant 416th Airmen and Diligent Support Personnel Whose Supreme Sacrifices Aided in Preserving Freedom throughout the World.

A-26 Invader "First in the World"

A-20 Havoc "First in the ETO"

 
Erected 1993.
 
Location. 39° 46.72′ N, 84° 6.796′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in MOntgomery County. Click for map. Marker (Memorial #225) 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. Americans Home From Siberia (here, next to this marker); 96th Depot Repair Squadron (here, next to this marker); Eleventh Air Force (here, next to this marker); AAF - USAF Crash Rescue Boat Association (a few steps from this marker); 292nd Joint Assault Signal Company
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign
(a few steps from this marker); Ohio Air National Guard (a few steps from this marker); USAF Helicopter Pilots (a few steps from this marker); 1st Lt Carl D. Nesbitt (a few steps from 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 2, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 416th Bomb Group. (Submitted on January 2, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 416th Bomb Group Memorial Exhibit at New England Air Museum. (Submitted on January 2, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. 416th Bombardment Group (L) Photo Gallery. (Submitted on January 2, 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 264 times since then and 9 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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