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

446th Bomb Group (H)

20th Combat Wing, Second Air Division, 8th Air Force

 
 
446th Bomb Group (H) Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
1. 446th Bomb Group (H) Memorial
Inscription.
704 Sqdn, 705 Sqdn, 706 Sqdn, 707 Sqdn
and Supporting Units

25th Station Complement Sqdn (SP) 1214th QM Co. Service Group AVN (RS) 885th Chemical Company 378th Air Service Group HQ and HQ Sqdn 1248th MP Co. (AVN) 2967th Finance Det. 558th Army Postal Unit 1821st Ordnance Supply & Maint. Co. (AVN) 260th Medical Dispensary AVN (RS) 815th Air Engineering Sqdn 639th Materiel Sqdn 460th Sub Depot Class I 212th Finance Section 559th Army Postal Unit 2035th Engineer (Aviation) Fire Fighting Plts.

273 Combat Missions 58 Aircraft Lost
34 Enemy Aircraft Destroyed 11 Probable 8 Damaged

Army Air Force Station 125, Bungay, England
November 1943 - July 1945

In honor of over 410 comrades killed in action

Dedicated July 8, 1986

 
Erected 1986 by 446th Bomb Group Association.
 
Location. 39° 46.812′ N, 84° 6.733′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Touch for map. Marker (Memorial #99) 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.
446th Bomb Group (H) Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
2. 446th Bomb Group (H) Memorial
Looking west, with 5th Air Force Memorial in background.
At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 448th Bombardment Group (here, next to this marker); 364th Fighter Group (a few steps from this marker); 43rd Bombardment Group (a few steps from this marker); 4th Air Depot Group (a few steps from this marker); Purple Heart Memorial (a few steps from this marker); 5th Air Force (a few steps from this marker); 352nd Fighter Group (a few steps from this marker); 13th Bomb 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 February 17, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 446th Bombardment Group. (Submitted on February 17, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 446th Bomb Group Association. (Submitted on February 17, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. 446th Bomb Group Museum. (Submitted on February 17, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpaceWar, 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 February 17, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 968 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 17, 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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