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Randolph Air Force Base in Bexar County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

PX Filling Station

 
 
PX Filling Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 30, 2010
1. PX Filling Station Marker
Inscription.  
Site of
US Army Air Corps
Primary Flying School


PX Filling Station
Construction completed 23 Feb 1935

Dedicated on 27 Dec 1996

 
Erected 1996 by Air Education and Training Command.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Air & SpaceEducationIndustry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks series list. A significant historical date for this entry is February 23, 1935.
 
Location. 29° 32.157′ N, 98° 17.069′ W. Marker is in Randolph Air Force Base, Texas, in Bexar County. Marker is off A Street West, about 200 feet SSW of Washington Circle. Access is restricted due to Randolph AFB being an active military installation. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Universal City TX 78148, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Post Exchange (within shouting distance of this marker); Gas and Electric Sub Station (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Missing Man Monument (about 400 feet away); Building 100
PX Filling Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 30, 2010
2. PX Filling Station Marker
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(about 500 feet away); Post Chapel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cessna T-37 Tweet (approx. ¼ mile away); Cibolo (approx. 3.4 miles away); St. Paul Church (approx. 3.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Randolph Air Force Base.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 918 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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