McChord AFB in Pierce County, Washington — The American West (Northwest)
Erected 2006 by Northwest Chapter, Professional Loadmasters Association.
Location. 47° 8.027′ N, 122° 29.698′ W. Marker is in McChord AFB, Washington, in Pierce County. Marker can be reached from Barnes Blvd/Colonel Joe Jackson Blvd near A Street SW, on the left. Touch for map. Memorial is in a small park area near the intersection of Barnes/Jackson Blvd and A Street. It can be reached from the parking lot of the Officer's Club. McChord Field is an active military installation and appropriate identification is required for access. Marker is in this post office area: McChord AFB WA 98438, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. POW/MIA Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); 36th Airlift Squadron Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Douglas C-124C Globemaster II (approx. 0.6 miles away); McDonnell CF-101F Voodoo (approx. 0.6 miles away); Convair F-106A Delta Dart (approx. 0.6 miles away); Convair F-102A Delta Dagger (approx. 0.6 miles away); McDonnell Douglas F-15A Eagle (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fairchild Republic A-10A Thunderbolt II (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in McChord AFB.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 6, 2011, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. This page has been viewed 497 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 6, 2011, by Lee Hattabaugh of Capshaw, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.