Near Selma in Dallas County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Craig Air Force Base
Advanced Flying Training School
The history of Craig Air Force Base is ended, but the pride and integrity of the 29th Flying Training Wing and its people live on.
Location. 32° 21.577′ N, 86° 59.095′ W. Marker is near Selma, Alabama, in Dallas County. Marker is at the intersection of 5th Street and Avenue B, in the median on 5th Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5th Street, Selma AL 36701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Joe T. Pilcher, Jr. (a few steps from this marker); Campsite 1 (approx. 2.8 miles away); Edmund Pettus Bridge (approx. 3.7 miles away); Site of Selma-Dallas County’s 1st Bridge 1884-1940 (approx. 3.8 miles away); Arsenal Anvil (approx. 3.8 miles away); Water Avenue (approx. 3.8 miles away); Selma Navy Yard and Ordnance Works (approx. 3.8 miles away); This Tablet Commemorates the Visit of Lafayette (approx. 3.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Selma.
Regarding Craig Air Force Base. The former Craig Air Force Base is now the Craig Field Airport and Industrial Complex.
Also see . . .
1. Wikipedia article on Craig Air Force Base. (Submitted on January 24, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. Craig AFB History. (Submitted on January 24, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Air & Space • War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World II •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 354 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.