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

89th Attack Squadron

3rd Bomb Group (L)

 

— 5th Air Force —

 
89th Attack Squadron Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 17, 2020
1. 89th Attack Squadron Marker
Inscription.  

Feb. 25, 1942 — Sept. 2, 1945
Southwest Pacific - P.I. - Okinawa

Dedicated to those who served with
the 89th Attack Squadron in World War II,
and in memory of those members who lost
their lives in the service of their country.

[Dedicated] May 11, 1990


 
Erected 1990 by 89th Attack Squadron Association.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, World II.
 
Location. 39° 0.96′ N, 104° 51.299′ W. Marker is in United States Air Force Academy, Colorado, in El Paso County. Marker is 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. 5th Air Force Memorial (here, next to this marker); 345th Bombardment Group (M) (here, next to this marker); 8th Photographic Reconnaissance Squadron (here, next to this marker); Forty Third Bomb Group (H)
89th Attack Squadron Marker on Memorial Wall image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 17, 2020
2. 89th Attack Squadron Marker on Memorial Wall
Marker is on the back (west) side of this Memorial Wall, not pictured
(here, next to this marker); 38th Bomb Group (here, next to this marker); 69th Fighter/Fighter-Bomber/Tactical Fighter Squadron (here, next to this marker); 90th Bomb Group (H) B-24 (Jolly Rogers) (here, next to this marker); 26th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron (here, next to 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 . . .  3rd Bombardment Group (AKA 3rd Attack Group) in Australia during WW2. (Submitted on December 21, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 21, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 30 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 21, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Full photo of back (west) side of Memorial Wall • Can you help?
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Mar. 3, 2021