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

316th Troop Carrier Group

 
 
316th Troop Carrier Group Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
1. 316th Troop Carrier Group Marker
Inscription.
Hqs., 36th., 37th., 44th.,& 45th.
Squadrons
World War II
Nine battle stars
Three Presidential Unit Citations
A living memorial to those who served

 
Erected by Members of the 316th Troop Carrier Group.
 
Location. 39° 46.768′ N, 84° 6.808′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Touch for map. Marker (Memorial #42) 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. 486th Bomb Group (H) (a few steps from this marker); 451st Bombardment Group (H) (a few steps from this marker); 79th Fighter Group (a few steps from this marker); Captain Hugh Hall (a few steps from this marker); 466th Bombardment Group (H) Memorial Tree (a few steps from this marker); 394th Bomb Group (M) (a few steps from this marker); 30th Air Depot Group (a few steps from this marker); 445th Combat Group H (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.
 
Also see . . .
316th Troop Carrier Group Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
2. 316th Troop Carrier Group Marker
Twelfth marker on left side of walkway (beyond view). Looking southwest.

1. NMUSAF Memorial Park Diagram. (Submitted on December 31, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 316th Troop Carrier Group. (Submitted on December 31, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. 20th CenturyAir & SpaceHeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
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 31, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 668 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 31, 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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