Hurlburt Field in Okaloosa County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
O-2 Super Skymaster
Erected 1982 by the Hurlburt Field Memorial Air Park Council.
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Air & SpaceMilitary • War, Vietnam. A significant historical month for this entry is October 1982.
Location. 30° 24.923′ N, 86° 42.046′ W. Marker is in Hurlburt Field, Florida, in Okaloosa County. Memorial is on Independence Road. Located at the Hurlburt Field Memorial Air Park and access to the base is restricted. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 315 Independence Road, Hurlburt Field FL 32544, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. United States Navy VO-67 (a few steps from this marker); The Forward Air Controller (a few steps from this marker); O-1E Bird Dog (a few steps from this marker); Captain Hilliard A. Wilbanks (a few steps from this marker); U-10A Super Courier (a few steps from this marker); OV-10 Bronco (within shouting distance of this marker); Captain Steven L. Bennett (within shouting distance of this marker); Operations in Bosnia-Herzegovina (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hurlburt Field.
Regarding O-2 Super Skymaster.
O-2A Skymaster tail #67-21368 history:
Accepted by the USAF on 31 Aug 1967, this Skymaster deployed to Nakhon Phanom Royal Thai Air Base and Bien Hoa AB, Vietnam where it served until transfer to the 111th Tactical Air Support Group, Pennsylvania ANG, Willow Grove PA. This aircraft continued its service in the ANG until 1982 when the Skymaster was dedicated to this airpark at Hurlburt Field, FL.
Also see . . . Wikipedia article on the O-2 Skymaster. (Submitted on November 19, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 23, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 19, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 202 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 19, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.