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

323rd Bomb Group

453rd • 454th • 455th • 456th Squadrons

 

— 8th Air Force 1943 • 9th Air Force 1944-45 —

 
323rd Bomb Group Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 17, 2020
1. 323rd Bomb Group Marker
Inscription.  

The Marauder Men of the 323rd Bomb Group
dedicated this plaque to the past generations
who defended our cherished liberties and to
the future generations who must do likewise.

"Without Fear We Conquer"


 
Erected by 323rd Bomb Group Association.
 
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); 5th Bombardment Group (H) (here,
323rd Bomb Group Marker on Memorial Wall image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 17, 2020
2. 323rd Bomb Group Marker on Memorial Wall
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. 323rd Bomb Group. (Submitted on December 30, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. History of the 323rd Bombardment Group in World War II. (Submitted on December 30, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 323rd Bomb Group. (Submitted on December 30, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. 323rd Bomb Group. (Submitted on December 30, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
5. B-26 Marauder - 323rd Bombardment Group - 07/06/1944 - DDay-Overlord (YouTube). (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 33 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 30, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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