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Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Montgomery County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Khobar Towers Memorial

 
 
Khobar Towers Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
1. Khobar Towers Memorial Marker
Inscription.
This memorial
is dedicated to the
19 Airmen
who lost their lives
on 25 June 1996
in the terrorist attack
at Khobar Towers
Dhahran, Kingdom of
Saudi Arabia

Dedicated at Prince Sultan AB
25 June 1997

Rededicated 25 June 2004

“Their sacrifice shall blaze
as a flame in our hearts.”

 
Erected 1997.
 
Location. 39° 46.808′ N, 84° 6.759′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Touch for map. Marker (Memorial #274) is in the Memorial Park of the National Museum of the United States Air Force, with museum access off Springfield Street. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1100 Spaatz Street, Dayton OH 45433, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 11th Bombardment Group (H) (here, next to this marker); 385th Bomb Group (H) (here, next to this marker); 485th Bomb Group (Heavy) (here, next to this marker); 98th Bomb Group (a few steps from this marker); 7th Photo Group (a few steps from this marker); United States Air Force Academy Graduates
Khobar Towers Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
2. Khobar Towers Memorial Marker
Fifth marker on left side of walkway. Looking southwest.
(a few steps from this marker); 483rd Bombardment Group (H) (a few steps from this marker); 451st Bombardment Squadron (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.
 
Also see . . .
1. NMUSAF Memorial Park Diagram. (Submitted on December 27, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Khobar Towers Attack. (Submitted on December 27, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. War, 1st Iraq & Desert Storm
 
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 27, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,686 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 27, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on December 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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