Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Montgomery County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

96th Bomb Group Association

In Memorium

 
 
96th Bomb Group Association Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
1. 96th Bomb Group Association Marker
Inscription.  
337th • 338th • 339th • 413th
Snetterton-Heath, England
1943-1945

320 Missions • 8924 Sorties
938 Killed • 206 B-17's Lost
Two Distinguished Unit Citations

 
Erected 1993 by 96th Bomb Group Association.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, World II.
 
Location. 39° 46.745′ N, 84° 6.832′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Memorial can be reached from Bong Street 0.3 miles south of Springfield Street, on the right when traveling south. The marker (Memorial #222) is in the Memorial Park of the National Museum of the United States Air Force with museum access from Springfield Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1100 Spaatz Street, Dayton OH 45433, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 671st Bomb Squadron (here, next to this marker); 4950th Test Wing Crash Memorial (here, next to this marker); Enlisted Aerial Gunners (a few steps from this marker); 2nd Bomb Group (H)
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign
Click or scan to see
this page online
(a few steps from this marker); United States Air Force Security Police (a few steps from this marker); 6147th Tactical Control Group "Mosquitos" (within shouting distance of this marker); 27th Fighter Bomber Group (within shouting distance of this marker); 1st Fighter Group (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.
 
Also see . . .
1. 96th Bomb Group (H) Association. (Submitted on January 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. RAF Snetterton Heath. (Submitted on January 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. National Museum of the US Air Force. (Submitted on April 20, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 21, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 31, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 499 times since then and 16 times this year. Last updated on April 20, 2021, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos:   1. submitted on January 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2. submitted on December 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.

Share This Page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=171465

Paid Advertisement
May. 14, 2021