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United States Air Force Academy in El Paso County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Howard J. Withycombe Memorial Pavilion Courtyard

 
 
Howard J. Withycombe Memorial Pavilion Courtyard Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 10, 2020
1. Howard J. Withycombe Memorial Pavilion Courtyard Marker
Inscription.  

In memory of
Brigadier General Howard James Withycombe,
USAFA Chief of Staff 1960-1963.

 
Erected by Keith and Patty Withycombe.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, ColdWar, World II.
 
Location. 39° 1.016′ N, 104° 51.293′ W. Marker is in United States Air Force Academy, Colorado, in El Paso County. Marker is at the Memorial Pavilion in the United States Air Force Academy Cemetery, on Parade Loop west of Stadium Boulevard, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: USAF Academy CO 80840, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Association of Graduates Memorial Pavilion (a few steps from this marker); Memorial Pavilion Driveway and Turnaround (within shouting distance of this marker); Memorial Pavilion (within shouting distance of this marker); War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Winged Refuge and Airman (within shouting
Howard J. Withycombe Memorial Pavilion Courtyard and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 10, 2020
2. Howard J. Withycombe Memorial Pavilion Courtyard and Marker
distance of this marker); 11th Air Force (within shouting distance of this marker); 21st Bombardment Squadron (H) (within shouting distance of this marker); 11th Fighter Squadron (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in United States Air Force Academy.
 
More about this marker. Must have a valid ID to enter the USAF Academy grounds.
 
Also see . . .  Brig Gen Howard J. Withycombe Bio. (Submitted on December 13, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 13, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 13, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 37 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 13, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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