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

91st Troop Carrier Squadron

(439th Troop Carrier Group)

 

— 1943 - 1945 —

 
91<sup>st</sup> Troop Carrier Squadron Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 17, 2020
1. 91st Troop Carrier Squadron Marker
Inscription.  

— In Memoriam —
to our comrades who gave the last full measure of devotion

Dedicated to the Men Who Flew and Supported the
transport aircraft and gliders of the
91st Troop Carrier Squadron

Decorations: Distinguished Unit Citation,
French Croix de Guerre With Palm, French Fourragere

Campaigns: Rome-Arno, Normandy, Northern France,
Southern France, Rhineland, Ardennes-Alsace, Central Europe

Presented 21 August 1992


 
Erected 1992 by the 91st Troop Carrier (WWII) 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
91<sup>st</sup> Troop Carrier Squadron Marker on Memorial Wall image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 17, 2020
2. 91st Troop Carrier Squadron Marker on Memorial Wall
. 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, 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. 439th Troop Carrier Group. (Submitted on December 30, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 9th Air Force - IX Troop Carrier Command D-Day Units. (Submitted on December 30, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 91st Troop Carrier Squadron. (Submitted on December 30, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Witness to War: Milt Dank, Glider Pilot, 91st Troop Carrier Squadron, Interview. (Submitted on December 30, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
5. Harold LeRoy Boggs, 91st TCS. (Submitted on December 30, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 22, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 30, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 36 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 30, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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