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

386th Bombardment Group (M)

"Without Fear and Without Peer"

 

— December 1942 - November 1945 —

 
386th Bombardment Group (M) Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 17, 2020
1. 386th Bombardment Group (M) Marker
Inscription.  

Dedicated September 1989 to the
190 men lost in the European Theatre
during six campaigns of World War II

Presidential Citation
"The untiring devotion to duty and
extraordinary skill and courage reflect
great credit upon the entire organization."

Martin B-26 and Douglas A-26


 
Erected 1989.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, World II.
 
Location. 39° 0.978′ N, 104° 51.321′ 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. Pearl Harbor Survivors Association (here, next to this marker); 357th Fighter Group (here, next to this marker); 474th Fighter Group (here, next to this marker); P51 Mustang Pilots Association (here, next to this marker);
386th Bombardment Group (M) Marker on Memorial Wall image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 17, 2020
2. 386th Bombardment Group (M) Marker on Memorial Wall
5th Bombardment Group (H) (here, next to this marker); 19th Troop Carrier Squadron (here, next to this marker); 64th Fighter Squadron (here, next to this marker); 48th Fighter-Bomber Wing (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 . . .
1. 386th Bombardment Group. (Submitted on December 30, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 386th Bombardment Group. (Submitted on December 30, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 386th Bombardment Group: Preserving WWII History. (Submitted on December 30, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. 386th AEW celebrates 75 years of history (2017). (Submitted on December 30, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 30, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 31 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 30, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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