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Buckley Air Force Base in Adams County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Buckley

 
 
Buckley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 21, 2014
1. Buckley Marker
Inscription.
In honor of
1Lt John Harold Buckley (1896-1918)
Longmont, Colorado
Lost his life in World War I,
on a mission behind German lines.

Buckley Field 1942-1947

Denver Naval Air Station
1947-1959

Buckley Air National Guard Base
1959-2000

Buckley Air Force Base
2000-


 
Erected by The Colorado Thirty Group.
 
Location. 39° 42.763′ N, 104° 46.434′ W. Marker is in Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado, in Adams County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Beaver Creek Street and A Basin Avenue. Click for map. Base access required to view memorial. Marker is at or near this postal address: Building 606, Beaver Creek Street, Aurora CO 80011, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Colorado Freedom Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away); Sharon A. Lane Drive (approx. 3.9 miles away); Charles Kelly Boulevard (approx. 4 miles away); WWI Medical Staff Memorial (approx. 4.1 miles away); Colorado Volunteers (approx. 6.5 miles away); Civil War Artillery (approx. 9.9 miles away); Cherry Creek Camp (approx. 10.3 miles away); Hood House (approx. 10.3 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
460th Mission Support Group Headquarters Building image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 21, 2014
2. 460th Mission Support Group Headquarters Building
 John H Buckley 28th Aero Squadron. (Submitted on July 22, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Headquarters Building image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 21, 2014
3. Headquarters Building
1Lt. John Harold “Buck” Buckley image. Click for full size.
Courtesy Photo
4. 1Lt. John Harold “Buck” Buckley
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 488 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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