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Mojave in Kern County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

United States Marine Corps Air Station

Mojave California

 

1942 - 1947 1951 - 1959

 
United States Marine Corps Air Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, February 22, 2012
1. United States Marine Corps Air Station Marker
Inscription.
In dedication to the pilots, air crews and personnel of Mojave, who trained, served and gave their lives in the service of this country, especially to those who valiantly fought for freedom in the great battles of World War II and Korea.
Semper Fidelis
Presented by East Kern Airport District
Mojave Chamber of Commerce
30 May 1996

 
Location. 35° 3.355′ N, 118° 9.481′ W. Marker is in Mojave, California, in Kern County. Marker is on Flightline Street, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1434 Flightline Street, Mojave CA 93501, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mojave Air & Spaceport (here, next to this marker); Golden Queen Mine Cart (within shouting distance of this marker); Voyager Aircraft / SpaceShipOne Replica (within shouting distance of this marker); Rotary Rocket Roton ATV (within shouting distance of this marker); Mojave 20-Mule Team Borax Terminus (approx. one mile away); Why Tehachapi Pass? / Pioneers of the Wind / Hike A Mile or Two - Thousand
Mojave Spaceport Markers image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, February 22, 2012
2. Mojave Spaceport Markers
Dan Dabovich Appreciate Plaque (left) United States Marine Corps Air Station Plaque (Middle), and Mojave Air & Spaceport (Right)
(approx. 11.3 miles away); Tomo-Kahni (approx. 12.2 miles away); Willow Springs (approx. 14.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Mojave.
 
Categories. War, KoreanWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 443 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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