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

Resistance Fighters

 
 
Resistance Fighters Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
1. Resistance Fighters Marker
Inscription.
To the brave men and women
of the Resistance
who risked their lives
to aid American airmen
during World War II

“My deep and lasting gratitude.”
Dwight D. Eisenhower

9 October 1982

 
Erected 1982 by Air Force Escape and Evasion Society.
 
Location. 39° 46.802′ N, 84° 6.771′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Touch for map. Marker (Memorial #24) 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. Pilot Training Class 55-V (a few steps from this marker); 7th Photo Group (a few steps from this marker); Elbert G. Sohm (a few steps from this marker); 387th Bomb Group (M) (a few steps from this marker); Red River Valley Fighter Pilots Association Vietnam Memorial (a few steps from this marker); 11th Bombardment Group (H) (a few steps from
Resistance Fighters Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
2. Resistance Fighters Marker
Fifth marker on right side of walkway (beyond sight). Looking southwest.
this marker); United States Air Force Academy Graduates (a few steps from this marker); Khobar Towers Memorial (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 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. World War II Resistance Movements. (Submitted on December 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
3. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 389 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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