Buckley Air Force Base in Adams County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
1Lt John Harold Buckley (1896-1918)
Lost his life in World War I,
on a mission behind German lines.
Buckley Field 1942-1947
Denver Naval Air Station
Buckley Air National Guard Base
Buckley Air Force Base
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 . . . John H Buckley 28th Aero Squadron. (Submitted on July 22, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • War, World I •
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