Mojave in Kern County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
United States Marine Corps Air Station
— 1942 - 1947 • 1951 - 1959 —
In dedication to the pilots, air crews and personnel of Mojave, who trained, served and gave their lives in the service of this country, especially to those who valiantly fought for freedom in the great battles of World War II and Korea.
Presented by East Kern Airport District
Mojave Chamber of Commerce
30 May 1996
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: War, Korean • War, World II. A significant historical date for this entry is May 30, 1996.
Location. 35° 3.355′ N, 118° 9.481′ W. Marker is in Mojave, California, in Kern County. Marker is on Flightline Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1434 Flightline Street, Mojave CA 93501, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mojave Air & Spaceport (here, next to this marker); Golden Queen Mine Cart (within shouting distance of this marker); Voyager Aircraft / SpaceShipOne Replica (within shouting distance of this marker); Rotary Rocket Roton ATV (within shouting distance of this marker); Convair CV-990F-4 Phantom II (approx. ¾ mile away); SAAB TF-35XD Draken (approx. ¾ mile away); Mojave 20-Mule Team Borax Terminus (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mojave.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 7, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 571 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 2, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.