Mather in Sacramento County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
• 1918–Pilot Training School.
• 1930’s–Supply Depot.
• 1940’s–Pilot and Nav School.
• 1950’s–Nav School.
• 1960’s–SAC Bomb Wing
and AF Nav/EWO Schools.
• 1993–Based closed.
• 1998–VA Clinic Started.
Erected 2006 by the Veterans Memorial Plaza Board.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Air & Space • Military. A significant historical year for this entry is 1918.
Location. 38° 34.334′ N, 121° 17.772′ W. Marker is in Mather, California, in Sacramento County. Marker is at the intersection of Hospital Way and Blaisdell Boulevard, on the left when traveling west on Hospital Way. It is in Veterans Memorial Plaza. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mather CA 95655, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. F-105G “Wild Weasel” (within shouting distance of this marker); Pony Express Riders Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away); Mather Air Force Base Navigators MonumentFifteen Mile House (approx. 2.2 miles away); Honor Roll (approx. 2.3 miles away); American River Grange #172 (approx. 2.3 miles away); Edward Kelley School (approx. 2.3 miles away).
Additional keywords. United States Air Force, Army Air Corps, Second Lieutenant Carl S. Mather, Mather Air Force Base Mather Airport.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 14, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 12, 2007, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 3,119 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on March 13, 2007, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.