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

384th Bombardment Group (H)

8th Air Force

 
 
384th Bombardment Group (H) Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 17, 2020
1. 384th Bombardment Group (H) Marker
Inscription.  

544th Bomb Sqd • 545th Bomb Sqd • 546th Bomb Sqd • 547th Bomb Sqd

This plaque is dedicated before God in
remembrance of those men who gave their lives
for freedom during World War II, while serving
with the 384th Bombardment Group (Heavy), 8th Air Force,
at AAF Station 106 Grafton-Underwood, England
1943-1945.


 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, World II.
 
Location. 39° 0.979′ N, 104° 51.31′ 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. 379th Bomb Group (H) (here, next to this marker); World War II Glider Pilots (here, next to this marker); 306th Bombardment Group (H) (here, next to this marker); 95th Bomb Group H (here, next to this marker);
384th Bombardment Group (H) Marker on Memorial Wall image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 17, 2020
2. 384th Bombardment Group (H) Marker on Memorial Wall
492nd Bomb Group (H) & 801st Bomb Group (P) (here, next to this marker); 416th Bombardment Group (L) (here, next to this marker); 20th Fighter Group (here, next to this marker); 344th Bomb Group (M) AAF (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. 384th Bombardment Group (Heavy). Group Website (Submitted on February 17, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 

2. 384th Bombardment Group (Second World War). History of War entry (Submitted on February 17, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 

3. 384th Bomb Group Chronology. The Arrowhead Club entry (Submitted on February 17, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 

4. 384th Bomb Group. American Air Museum in Britain entry (Submitted on February 17, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 
 
B-17 Bombers of the 384th Bomb Group, 8th Air Force in the Combat Box image. Click for full size.
via World War Photos, unknown
3. B-17 Bombers of the 384th Bomb Group, 8th Air Force in the Combat Box
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 19, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 17, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 37 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 17, 2021, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on February 19, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.
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