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

474th Fighter Group

Lockheed P-38

 
 
474th Fighter Group Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 4, 2010
1. 474th Fighter Group Marker
Inscription.
In tribute to those who served
474 Fighter Group
HQ 428th 429th 430th Squadrons
9th AF 9th Tactical Air Command
World War II 1943 - 1945
England France Belgium Germany
Distinguished Unit Citation
Belgian Fourragere

Dedicated 6 June 1997

 
Erected 1997.
 
Location. 39° 46.721′ N, 84° 6.756′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Click for map. Marker (Memorial #237) 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. Navigators and Observers (here, next to this marker); State of Ohio Pearl Harbor Survivors (here, next to this marker); 484th Bombardment Group (a few steps from this marker); 465th Troop Carrier Wing (a few steps from this marker); Pilot Class 42-I (a few steps from this marker); 1896th Engineer Aviation Battalion (a
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign
few steps from this marker); 491st Bombardment Group (H) (a few steps from this marker); Major Richard A Keylor Sr (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. 474th Fighter Group. (Submitted on January 7, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 474th Group Gathers at Wings Over Camarillo. (Submitted on January 7, 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 265 times since then and 3 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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