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

American Ex-Prisoners of War, Inc

Dayton Area Chapter

 

—Department of Ohio —

 
American Ex-Prisoners of War, Inc Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 4, 2010
1. American Ex-Prisoners of War, Inc Marker
Inscription.
To a unique type of human being, men and women of valor, all former prisoner's [sic] of war. Their unswerving loyalty, discipline and patriotism remained intact under the most trying conditions to which the human mind and body can be subjected. They rejoice at the word Freedom.

"We exist to help those who cannot help themselves"

Dedicated this date 2 September 1994
 
Erected 1994 by Dayton Area Chapter, American Ex-POW, Inc.
 
Location. 39° 46.712′ N, 84° 6.77′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Click for map. Marker (Memorial #231) 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. The Shadow (here, next to this marker); 4134th / 320th Bombardment Wing (H) (here, next to this marker); 1896th Engineer Aviation Battalion (a few steps from this marker); 465th Troop Carrier Wing (a few steps from this marker); 134th Fighter Interceptor Group
American Ex-Prisoners of War, Inc Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 4, 2010
2. American Ex-Prisoners of War, Inc Marker
Second marker on the left, looking northeast
(a few steps from this marker); 529th Fighter Squadron (a few steps from this marker); 44th Strategic Missile Wing (a few steps from this marker); 484th Bombardment Group (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 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. A Brief History of the American Ex-POW Organization. (Submitted on January 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 315 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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