Myrtle Beach in Horry County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
F-100 D/F Super Sabre
The F-100 D/F was assigned to the 354th Fighter Day Wing, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, early in 1957. It continued to be flown by the Wing through many deployments around the world. The wing squadrons were sent to Vietnam with the F-100s.
The Wing returned in stages to Myrtle Beach Air Force Base in the early 1970s, but the aircraft, the F-100 were not returned with the units. They were transferred to the Air National Guard along with the support equipment.
Location. 33° 39.694′ N, 78° 55.688′ W. Marker is in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, in Horry County. Marker is at the intersection of Farrow Parkway and South Kings Highway, on the right when traveling north on Farrow Parkway. Touch for map. Located in the Warbird Park next to Myrtle Beach International Airport. Marker is in this post office area: Myrtle Beach SC 29577, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A-7D Corsair (here, next to this marker); A-10 Thunderbolt II (a few steps from this marker); P-51 Mustang (within shouting distance of this marker); Myrtle Beach Air Force Base (within shouting distance of this marker); Fairchild A-10 Thunderbolt II Warrior (within shouting distance of this marker); Military Aircraft Nose Art (within shouting distance of this marker); 1948 Myrtle Beach Airport (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Myrtle Beach.
Also see . . . North American F-100 Super Sabre on Wikipedia. (Submitted on March 23, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 23, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 23, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 66 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 23, 2017, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.