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Corsicana in Navarro County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Corsicana Army Airfield

 
 
Corsicana Army Airfield Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 15, 2012
1. Corsicana Army Airfield Marker
Inscription.
Air Activities of Texas
Corsicana Army Airfield
Corsicana, Texas
1940- 1944

301st Army Air Force Flying
Training Detachment
Primary Flight Training
Produced numerous combat
flying aces WW II
Civilian Operators and Financiers:
B.W. Woolley
E.D. Criddle
E.F. Boothe

 
Location. 32° 5.554′ N, 96° 27.92′ W. Marker is in Corsicana, Texas, in Navarro County. Marker is on West Collin Avenue near North 12th Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 211 West Collin Avenue, Corsicana TX 75110, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Early Texas Natural Gas Pipelines (within shouting distance of this marker); Samuel Wistar Johnson, M. D. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Henry G. Damon (about 300 feet away); Corsicana Public Library (about 300 feet away); Corsicana City Jail of 1908 (about 400 feet away); R.N. White (about 500 feet away); Corsicana (about 600 feet away); Site of Merchants Opera House (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Corsicana.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Corsicana Army Airfield Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 15, 2012
2. Corsicana Army Airfield Marker
Corsicana Army Airfield Marker, at 211 West Collin Avenue image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, September 15, 2012
3. Corsicana Army Airfield Marker, at 211 West Collin Avenue
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 271 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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