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Fort Bragg in Cumberland County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Stang Field

 
 
Stang Field Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2009
1. Stang Field Marker
Inscription.
Named in honor of
Colonel Arthur C. Stang III
13 Mar 37 - 2 Sep 80

Former commander of the 3d Brigade
and Chief of Staff, 82d Airborne Division
who was awarded the
Distinguished Service Medal
for outstanding contributions to
America's Guard of Honor

 
Erected by 82d Airborne Division.
 
Location. 35° 7.799′ N, 79° 1.384′ W. Marker is in Fort Bragg, North Carolina, in Cumberland County. Touch for map. Monument is immediately SW of the 82d Airborne Division Museum, Building C-6841, off Ardennes Street near Gela Street. Access is restricted due to Fort Bragg being an active military installation. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Bragg NC 28310, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 82d Infantry Division (within shouting distance of this marker); 307th Airborne Engineer Battalion (within shouting distance of this marker); 4th Battalion, 325th Airborne Infantry Regiment (within shouting distance of this marker); 15cm Medium Field Howitzer, M18 (within shouting distance of this marker); 328th Infantry Rock
Stang Field and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2009
2. Stang Field and Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Curtis C-46 "Commando" (within shouting distance of this marker); Douglas C-47 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fairchild C-123-K Provider (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Bragg.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 26, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,506 times since then and 167 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 26, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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