Scott Air Force Base in St. Clair County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Sir Alan Cobham, KBE, AFC
6 May 1894 - 21 Oct. 1973
— Airlift/Tanker Association Hall of Fame - 2016 —
Erected 2016 by Airlift/Tanker Association Hall of Fame.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Air & Space War, Cold • War, Korean • War, World I. A significant historical month for this entry is March 1949.
Location. 38° 32.381′ N, 89° 51.819′ W. Marker is in Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, in St. Clair County. Marker is on Main Street just east of Symington Drive, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 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. General Walter Kross (here, next to this marker); Sergeant William H. Pitsenbarger (a few steps from this marker); Colonel Earl B. Young (a few steps from this marker); Lt Gen Joseph Smith (a few steps from this marker); Airlift (a few steps from this marker); Lt Gen William H. Tunner (a few steps from this marker); Team Scott 9/11 Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Gen William G. Moore Jr. (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Scott Air Force Base.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 24, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 24, 2021, by Thomas Smith of Waterloo, Ill. This page has been viewed 108 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 24, 2021, by Thomas Smith of Waterloo, Ill. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.