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Near Romulus in Seneca County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Sampson Air Force Base Veterans Memorial

 
 
Sampson Air Force Base Veterans Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 19, 2017
1. Sampson Air Force Base Veterans Memorial Marker
Inscription.

This monument is
dedicated to those
men and women who
served and trained at
Sampson Air Force Base
during the years
1950 to 1956
By the bond of men
their flight is won

[Sculpture] "Pitching Up"
Dexter Benedict Sculptor


 
Location. 42° 43.716′ N, 76° 54.369′ W. Marker is near Romulus, New York, in Seneca County. Marker is on the Sampson State Park Entrance Drive, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Memorial is on the grounds of the Sampson Memorial Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: Sampson State Park, 6096 NY Route 96A, Romulus NY 14541, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Portal to Air Power (within shouting distance of this marker); Anchors Aweigh (within shouting distance of this marker); Sampson Naval Training Base World War II Honored Dead (within shouting distance of this marker); T-2C Buckeye (within shouting distance of this marker); Jets Go To War (within shouting distance of this marker); The Sampson State Park Experience (approx. 0.6 miles away);
Sampson Air Force Base Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 19, 2017
2. Sampson Air Force Base Veterans Memorial
U. S. Naval Training Station & Center 1942-1946 (approx. mile away); U.S. Air Force Training Base (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Romulus.
 
Also see . . .
1. Sampson Air Force Base. (Submitted on July 1, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Sampson Air Force Base Veterans Association Inc. (Submitted on July 1, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Sampson Memorial Museum. (Submitted on July 1, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, ColdWar, Korean
 
Sampson Air Force Base Veterans Memorial Sculpture Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 19, 2017
3. Sampson Air Force Base Veterans Memorial Sculpture Detail
Sampson Air Force Base Veterans Memorial Sculptor Mark image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 19, 2017
4. Sampson Air Force Base Veterans Memorial Sculptor Mark
Sampson Memorial Museum Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
5. Sampson Memorial Museum Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 1, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 1, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 56 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 1, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   5. submitted on June 30, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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