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

18th Air Depot Group

15th Air Force

 
 
18th Air Depot Group Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 4, 2010
1. 18th Air Depot Group Marker
Inscription.

Dedicated to all units of the 18th Air Depot Group by members of the HQ. & HQ. Sq., this 11 day of October 1991

Activated 19 January 1942
Patterson Field, Ohio
Stationed at
Sidi Ahmed, North Africa Foggia, Italy
Inactivated 17 October 1945

"We met as strangers and became lifetime friends"

 
Erected 1991 by 18th Air Depot Group Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron.
 
Location. 39° 46.758′ N, 84° 6.71′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Click for map. Marker (Memorial #248) 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. 460th Bombardment Group (H) (here, next to this marker); 19th Bomb Group (a few steps from this marker); 310th Bombardment Wing (M) (SAC) (a few steps from this marker); 8th Fighter Group (a few steps from this marker); 48th Fighter Squadron (a few steps
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign
from this marker); B-47 Stratojet (a few steps from this marker); 73rd Bombardment Wing (a few steps from this marker); 89th Attack Squadron (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 16, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 15th Air Force. (Submitted on January 16, 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 258 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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