Lackland Air Force Base in Bexar County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Order of Daedalians / Fighter Aces Association
Order of Daedalians
The National Fraternity of Military Pilots
Established in 1934 by Army Air Corp pilots who flew in World War I, today the mission of the Order is being perpetuated by pilot officers of all the military services of the United States in a common desire:
To demonstrate patriotism and love of country.
To inspire American youth who receive valuable aerospace training to make the military their career.
To assist in the education of deserving persons in the field of aerospace engineering and flight.
To encourage military aerospace activities to ensure that the United States of America maintains its freedom and status among nations of the world.
Last Vestige of Knighthood
Fighter Aces Association
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Air & Space • War, World I.
Location. 29° 23.345′ N, 98° 36.994′ W. Marker is in Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, in Bexar County. Marker is at the intersection of Kenly Avenue and Truemper Street, on 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. Aviation Cadets (here, next to this marker); One More Roll (here, next to this marker); OCS Class 62-A (within shouting distance of this marker); USAF Officer Candidate School (within shouting distance of this marker); MTI Monument (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. Order of Daedalians. (Submitted on August 2, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. American Fighter Aces Association. (Submitted on August 2, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 25, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 2, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 795 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 2, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.