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

USAF Officer Candidate School

Lackland AFB 1947 to 1963

 

— Enlisted Stripes to Officer Bars —

 
USAF Officer Candidate School Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 29, 2010
1. USAF Officer Candidate School Memorial Bench
Inscription.  
In Memory of
Our Departed Classmates

 
Erected 2009 by OCS Classes 63A, 63B, 63C, 63D, & 60C, and 63rd O.C. Wing Association.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Air & SpaceEducation.
 
Location. 29° 23.345′ N, 98° 36.975′ W. Marker is in Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, in Bexar County. Memorial is at the intersection of Truemper Street and Kenly Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Truemper Street. Memorial is near the former site of Chapel No. 1. Access is restricted due to Lackland AFB being an active military installation. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jbsa Lackland TX 78236, 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. OCS Class 62-A (a few steps from this marker); Aviation Cadets (within shouting distance of this marker); One More Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); Order of Daedalians / Fighter Aces Association (within shouting distance of this marker); MTI Monument
USAF Officer Candidate School Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 29, 2010
2. USAF Officer Candidate School Memorial Bench
(approx. 0.2 miles away); C-121 "Constellation" (approx. ¼ mile away); "Kelly No. 2" Flight Line (approx. 2.6 miles away); Kelly Air Force Base (approx. 3½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lackland Air Force Base.
 
Also see . . .
1. 63rd Officer Candidate Wing Association. (Submitted on August 1, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. USAF Officer Training School. (Submitted on August 1, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
USAF Officer Candidate School Benches image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 29, 2010
3. USAF Officer Candidate School Benches
Looking SW.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 25, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 1, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 941 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 1, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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