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

4950th Test Wing Crash Memorial

 
 
4950th Test Wing Crash Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
1. 4950th Test Wing Crash Memorial Marker
Inscription.
In Remembrance
These 21 trees form a living tribute to
loved ones lost in the 6 May 1981
crash of a 4950th Test Wing EC-135N
Advanced Range Instrumentation Aircraft

Capt Thomas E. Bayliss
SSgt Joseph T. Brundige, Jr.
SSgt Michael W. Darling
SSgt Douglas A. Diblet
Maj Joseph C. Emilio
Mrs. Peggy A. Emilio
Capt Donald V. Fonke
Mrs. Linda M. Fonke
Lt Col Benjamin B. Frederick
1Lt Charles E. Gratch

SSgt Timothy L. Harris
SSgt George M. Henninger
TSgt Gregory C. Hodge
2Lt Clayton F. Jones
Capt Walter T. Lusk
SMSgt Larry D. Middleton
A1C Randall C. Moffett
CMSgt Eddie W. Presley
SSgt Glenn S. Resides, Jr.
Mr. Michael W. Riley
TSgt Larry G. Wetzel

Dedicated 17 July 1981

 
Erected 1981 by WPAFB Officers' Wives' Club and the 4950th Test Wing.
 
Location. 39° 46.748′ N, 84° 6.833′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Touch for map. Marker (Memorial #153) 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.
4950th Test Wing Crash Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
2. 4950th Test Wing Crash Memorial
Lookin east.
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 671st Bomb Squadron (here, next to this marker); 96th Bomb Group Association (here, next to this marker); Enlisted Aerial Gunners (a few steps from this marker); 2nd Bomb Group (H) (a few steps from this marker); 27th Fighter Bomber Group (within shouting distance of this marker); United States Air Force Security Police (within shouting distance of this marker); 1st Fighter Group (within shouting distance of this marker); 6147th Tactical Control Group "Mosquitos" (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. Advanced Range Instrumentation Aircraft. (Submitted on January 7, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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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 1,070 times since then and 98 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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