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Goodfellow Air Force Base in Tom Green County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Goodfellow Field

1941

 
 
Goodfellow Field Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., February 9, 2014
1. Goodfellow Field Marker
Inscription.  

In commemoration of
Lieutenant
John J. Goodfellow, Jr.
who died in aerial combat
Sept. 14th 1918
near Metz, France
while serving with the A.E.F.

 
Erected by United States Air Force.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Air & SpaceMan-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismWar, World I. A significant historical month for this entry is September 1851.
 
Location. 31° 26.018′ N, 100° 24.615′ W. Marker is in Goodfellow Air Force Base, Texas, in Tom Green County. Marker is on Kearney Boulevard, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 351 Kearney Boulevard, Goodfellow AFB TX 76908, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. T-6G Texan (within shouting distance of this marker); EC-47 ARDF Operations in Southeast Asia (within shouting distance of this marker); T-28A Trojan (approx. 0.2 miles away); BT-13A Valiant (approx. Ό mile away); RF-4C Phantom II (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also
Goodfellow Field Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., February 9, 2014
2. Goodfellow Field Marker
At base of flag pole
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named RF-4C Phantom II (approx. 0.3 miles away); RQ-4A Global Hawk (approx. 0.3 miles away); Charles B. Metcalfe (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Goodfellow Air Force Base.
 
More about this marker. Access is restricted since marker is on an active United States Air Force base.
 
Also see . . .
1. John James Goodfellow, Jr., Bio. (Submitted on February 17, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Goodfellow Air Force Base. (Submitted on February 17, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 17, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 411 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 17, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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Jul. 5, 2022