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13th Bombardment Squadron (Light-Night Intruder)

Iwakuni, Japan Kunsan, Korea

 
 
13th Bomb Sqdn (Light-Night Intruder) Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
1. 13th Bomb Sqdn (Light-Night Intruder) Marker
Inscription.
We dedicate this plaque and tree
to the honor and memory of those
gallant members of the
13th Bombardment Squadron
(Light-Night Intruder) of the
3rd Bombardment Group
who gave their lives in the
defense of freedom during the
Korean War
26 June 1950 to 27 July 1953

May their heroic sacrifice and
devotion to duty be ever remembered

 
Erected 1986 by The Grim Reaper's Association (Korea).
 
Location. 39° 46.764′ N, 84° 6.78′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Touch for map. Marker (Memorial #133) 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. 381st Bomb Group (H) B-17 and 432nd Air Service Group (here, next to this marker); 13th Bomb Sqdn., 3rd Bomb Gp. (a few steps from this marker); 7th Bombardment Group (a few steps from this marker); 90th Bomb Group (H) B-24 (a few steps from this marker);
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign
458th Bombardment Group (H) (a few steps from this marker); 436th Troop Carrier Group (a few steps from this marker); Staff Sgt Joseph J. Terbay (a few steps from this marker); The Flying Tigers (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 July 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 13th Bombardment Squadron. (Submitted on July 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Brief History of the 13th Bomb Sqdn. (Submitted on July 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. 20th CenturyAir & SpaceHeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, Korean
 
 
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 470 times since then and 19 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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