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

World War II Flight Nurses

 
 
World War II Flight Nurses Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
1. World War II Flight Nurses Marker
Inscription.

We dedicate this plaque to all flight nurses who with skill and courage in war and in peace flew to all corners of the world caring for the sick and wounded bringing them safely home. It is also dedicated to future flight nurses who will lift their lamps, and spread their wings to carry on and complete the mission.

 
Location. 39° 46.763′ N, 84° 6.751′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Click for map. Marker (Memorial Wall #1, 117) 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. 47th Fighter Squadron (here, next to this marker); AC-130A Spectre Gunship II (here, next to this marker); SSgt Forrest Ray Cope (here, next to this marker); 504th Bomb Group (VH) (here, next to this marker); Frederick W. Kaufmann, Colonel, USAF (here, next to this marker); USAF Pilot Class 1954E (here, next to this marker); Michael Slepecky, Jr. (here, next to this marker); Army Air Corps Flying Cadet Class 41-B (here, next to this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.
 
Also see . . .
Memorial Wall #1 image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. Memorial Wall #1

1. Winged Angels: USAAF Flight Nurses in WWII. (Submitted on July 18, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. The Army Nurse Corps in WWII. (Submitted on July 18, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Legends of the Flight Nurses in WWII. (Submitted on July 18, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. WWII Flight Nurses at Pinterest. (Submitted on July 18, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
5. NMUSAF Memorial Park Diagram. (Submitted on July 18, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismScience & MedicineWar, World II
 
Memorial Wall #1 image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. Memorial Wall #1
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
4. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 87 times since then. Photos:   1. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   4. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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