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466th Bombardment Group (H) Memorial Tree

 
 
466th Bombardment Group (H) Memorial Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
1. 466th Bombardment Group (H) Memorial Tree Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated to
the 333 members
who lost their lives
while serving in WWII

Flew 231 combat mission
from Attlebridge, England

333 Killed, 171 POW's,
8 Evaded, 27 Interned.

First mission 22 Mar. 1944
Last mission 25 April 1945

 
Erected by 466th Bomb Group Association.
 
Location. 39° 46.774′ N, 84° 6.817′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Touch for map. Marker (Memorial #15) 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); 30th Air Depot Group (a few steps from this marker); 316th Troop Carrier Group (a few steps from this marker); 322nd Bomb Group (M) (a few steps from this marker); Captain Hugh Hall (a few steps from
466th Bomb Group (H) Memorial Tree Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
2. 466th Bomb Group (H) Memorial Tree Marker
Marker is to far right distance, beyond view, along the northwest boundary (adjacent the parking lot) of the park.
this marker); 79th Fighter Group (a few steps from this marker); 445th Combat Group H (within shouting distance of 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 January 7, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 466th Bomb Group. (Submitted on January 7, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. 20th CenturyAir & SpaceFraternal or Sororal OrganizationsHeroesMilitaryPatriots & 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 January 7, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 805 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 7, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on December 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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