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

1896th Engineer Aviation Battalion

ELKO Engineers

 

U.S. Army W.W. II

 
1896th Engineer Aviation Battalion Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 4, 2010
1. 1896th Engineer Aviation Battalion Marker
Inscription.
Service Time 5-43 to 7-46
Richmond - Elko - New Guinea
Biak - Luzon - Japan

Dedicated 9-16-94

 
Erected 1994.
 
Location. 39° 46.713′ N, 84° 6.764′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Click for map. Marker (Memorial #210) 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. 465th Troop Carrier Wing (here, next to this marker); American Ex-Prisoners of War, Inc (a few steps from this marker); 484th Bombardment Group (a few steps from this marker); 4134th / 320th Bombardment Wing (H) (a few steps from this marker); The Shadow (a few steps from this marker); 474th Fighter Group (a few steps from this marker); Navigators and Observers (a few steps from this marker); 134th Fighter Interceptor 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.)
1896th Engineer Aviation Battalion Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 4, 2010
2. 1896th Engineer Aviation Battalion Marker
Second marker on right, looking northeast

2. US Army Engineers in World War II. (Submitted on January 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, 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 509 times since then and 23 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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