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Fort Bragg in Cumberland County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Pope Airmen Memorial

 
 
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By Lee Hattabaugh, April 20, 2011
1. Pope Airmen Memorial Marker
Inscription.
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In honor of those Pope airmen who have given their lives for their country while performing flying duties
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Dedicated to the memory of those who were killed in a C-130 accident on November 30, 1978

Robert J. Caton • Bernie C. Finch III • Daniel K. Morris • Samuel P. Eskew • Mark D. Greer • Robert M. VanWinkle

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Dedicated to the memory of the crew of "Even 91" who lost their lives in a C-130 accident at Blewett Falls, NC on April 28, 1992

Flt Lt Mark W. Reynolds • Capt. Gabriel Magrane • Capt. Thomas E. Rowe • Lt. Michael E. Jones • Lt. Gregg F. Johnston • Lt. John G. Urbansky • Sgt Stephen F. Sablone, Jr. • SrA Michael S. Carpenter • A1C Shelton M. Clark, Jr.
 
Location. 35° 9.921′ N, 79° 0.216′ W. Marker is in Fort Bragg, North Carolina, in Cumberland County. Marker is on Rielly Street south of Bomard Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Part of the Pope Air Force Base Air Park. Marker is in this post office area: Pope Army Airfield NC 28308, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. DC-3/C-47 "Skytrain" (within shouting distance of this marker); Enlisted Personnel Memorial (within shouting
Pope Airmen Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, April 20, 2011
2. Pope Airmen Memorial Marker
distance of this marker); Lt. Harley H. Pope (within shouting distance of this marker); C-119 "Packet" (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Pope Airmen Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Airlifter's Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); C-123 "Provider" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pope Air Force Base Air Park (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Bragg.
 
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Pope Airmen Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lee Hattabaugh, April 20, 2011
3. Pope Airmen Memorial Marker
 
 
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