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

389th Bomb Group

564th, 565th, 566th, 567th Squadrons

 
 
389th Bomb Group Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
1. 389th Bomb Group Marker
Inscription.
In honor of those who served

In memory of 567 airmen
who gave their lives

Hethel, England 2 June 1943-15 June 1945
Distinguished Unit Citation
Ploesti, Romania 1 August 1943

Dedicated 4 October 1986

 
Erected 1986 by 389th Bomb Group Association and 2nd Air Division Association.
 
Location. 39° 46.783′ N, 84° 6.776′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Touch for map. Marker (Memorial #141) 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. 345th Bombardment Group (here, next to this marker); 376th Heavy Bombardment Group (a few steps from this marker); 805th Engineer Aviation Battalion (a few steps from this marker); 459th Bomb Group (H) (a few steps from this marker); 392nd Bomb Group (Heavy) (a few steps from this marker); 341st Fighter Squadron (a
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign
few steps from this marker); 452nd Bombardment Group (a few steps from this marker); Staff Sgt Joseph J. Terbay (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 July 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 389th Bombardment Group (Heavy). (Submitted on July 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 389th Bomb Group (H) Official Site. (Submitted on July 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpaceWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 957 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on July 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2. submitted on December 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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