Wilmington in Clinton County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
302 TAW C-119 Accident Memorial
in France  Oct 1972
302 TAW CCAFB
Maj. Francis R. Durkin
Lt. Col. Dale R. Anderson
Maj. Marion A. Meckstroth
T.Sgt. William L. Champion
T.Sgt. William R. Barbor
Topics. This historical marker and memorial is listed in these topic lists: Air & Space • Disasters. A significant historical year for this entry is 1972.
Location. 39° 26.746′ N, 83° 48.576′ W. Marker is in Wilmington, Ohio, in Clinton County. Memorial is near the flagpole in the chain-link fenced enclosure in Denver Williams Memorial Park, about 0.1 miles south of the park entrance off Rombach Avenue (US Route 22). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wilmington OH 45177, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 907 TAG C-119G Accident Memorial (here, next to this marker); 302nd TCW Aircraft Accident Memorial (here, next to this marker); 302 TAW C-123 Accident Memorial (here, next to this marker); Military Air Disaster (a few steps from this marker); 1968 Clinton County AFB C-119G Plane Crash Kenneth W. Faul (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); J. W. Denver Williams, Jr. (about 700 feet away); Wilmington War Memorial (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilmington.
Also see . . . Accident Description. (Submitted on February 25, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 25, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,520 times since then and 79 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 25, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.