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

Flying Cadet Class 40-G

Air Corps Advanced Flying School

 

—United States Army —

 
Flying Cadet Class 40-G Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
1. Flying Cadet Class 40-G Marker
Inscription.

Graduated at Kelly Field, Texas
15 November 1940

— We flew and fought proudly —
World War II - Korea - Vietnam

A salute to the pilots who flew
the BC-1 airplane

Dedicated 15 November 1987


 
Erected 1987.
 
Location. 39° 46.778′ N, 84° 6.743′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Click for map. Marker (Memorial 110) 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. 64th Troop Carrier Group (here, next to this marker); 86th Fighter Bomber Group (a few steps from this marker); 2nd Fighter Squadron, 52nd Fighter Group (a few steps from this marker); 5th Bomb Group (H) (a few steps from this marker); 459th Fighter Squadron (a few steps from this marker); Headquarters Squadron, Air Service Command (a few steps from this marker); 15th Troop Carrier Squadron
Flying Cadet Class 40-G Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
2. Flying Cadet Class 40-G Marker
(a few steps from this marker); 13th “Jungle” Air Force (a few steps from this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.
 
Also see . . .
1. Flying Cadets of the U.S. Army Air Corps Recruiting Film. (Submitted on May 17, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Training Aircrews in WWII. (Submitted on May 17, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. NMUSAF Memorial Park Diagram. (Submitted on May 17, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 155 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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