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Alexandria in Rapides Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
 

England AFB Heritage Park

 
 
England AFB Heritage Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, July 19, 2008
1. England AFB Heritage Park Marker
Inscription. A symbol of all airmen past, present, and future, the England Air Force Base Heritage Park is a proud reminder of the Air Force's role in our nation's military history. Each of the five aircraft displayed here valiantly contributed to the defense of our country. They are suspended in simulated flight as a permanent reminder of the courage, dedication and sacrifice of the men and women who have served their country as members of the finest air force in the world.

 
Location. 31° 19.566′ N, 92° 31.759′ W. Marker is in Alexandria, Louisiana, in Rapides Parish. Marker is on England Drive, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Alexandria LA 71303, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Republic F-84F Thunderstreak (within shouting distance of this marker); North American F-86 Sabre (within shouting distance of this marker); Republic F-105 Thunderchief (within shouting distance of this marker); LTV Aerospace Vought A-7D Corsair II (within shouting distance of this marker); Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II (within shouting distance
England AFB Heritage Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, July 19, 2008
2. England AFB Heritage Park Marker
of this marker); England Air Force Base History (within shouting distance of this marker); Kent Plantation House (approx. 3.1 miles away); The Red River Campaign (approx. 4.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alexandria.
 
Also see . . .
1. England Air Force Base - Gone but Not Forgotten. Historical photos of the base. (Submitted on August 10, 2008, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.) 

2. England Air Force Base (EAFB) and its Legacy in Alexandria, Louisiana. (Submitted on August 10, 2008, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.)
 
Categories. 20th CenturyAir & SpaceMilitary
 
England AFB Heritage Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, July 19, 2008
3. England AFB Heritage Park Marker
Notice that the England AFB Flag is flying upside down.
England AFB Heritage Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Karen Key, July 19, 2008
4. England AFB Heritage Park Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 9, 2008, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 1,983 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 9, 2008, by Karen Key of Sacramento, California.
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