Scott Air Force Base in St. Clair County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Colonel Joe M. Jackson
March 14,1923 - January 12, 2019
— Airlift/Tanker Association Hall of Fame Inductee - 1997 —
Erected by Airlift/Tanker Association Hall of Fame.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Air & Space • War, Vietnam. In addition, it is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients series list. A significant historical date for this entry is May 12, 1968.
Location. 38° 32.415′ N, 89° 51.817′ Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 Heritage Dr, Scott Air Force Base IL 62225, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pioneers of Aerial Refueling (here, next to this marker); Gen Robert E. "Dutch" Huyser (here, next to this marker); Maj Gen Cyrus R. "C. R." Smith (a few steps from this marker); Col Gail S. Halvorsen (a few steps from this marker); The Airlift / Tanker Association (a few steps from this marker); MSGT Roy W. Hooe (a few steps from this marker); General Thomas M. Ryan Jr. (a few steps from this marker); General Duane H. Cassidy (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Scott Air Force Base.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 19, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 16, 2021, by Thomas Smith of Waterloo, Ill. This page has been viewed 108 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 16, 2021, by Thomas Smith of Waterloo, Ill. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.