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

458th Bombardment Group (H)

2nd Air Div Assn 8th Air Force

 
 
458th Bombardment Group (H) Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
1. 458th Bombardment Group (H) Marker
Inscription.
752nd Bomb Sqdn 753rd Bomb Sqdn
754th Bomb Sqdn 755th Bomb Sqdn

Dedicated to the memory of our 275 comrades who died in World War II while participating in 240 combat missions flown from Horsham St Faith, Norwich, England, into enemy occupied Europe

24 Apr 1943 - 25 April 1945

by the four bomb squadrons and their support units
60th Station Complement Squadron
469th Sub-Depot 1105th Quartermaster Company
258th Medical Dispensary 211th Finance Section-Aviation
2983rd Finance Detachment
2016th Engineer Aviation Firefighter Platoon
1119th Military Police Company
130th Army Postal Unit 858th Chemical Company

Dedicated 3 October 1987
 
Erected 1987 by Veterans of the 458th Bombardment Group (H).
 
Location. 39° 46.754′ N, 84° 6.78′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Touch for map. Marker (Memorial #148) 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. 13th Bomb Sqdn., 3rd Bomb Gp. (a few steps
458th Bombardment Group (H) Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
2. 458th Bombardment Group (H) Memorial
from this marker); 436th Troop Carrier Group (a few steps from this marker); 489th Bomb Squadron (a few steps from this marker); 13th Bombardment Squadron (Light-Night Intruder) (a few steps from this marker); 381st Bomb Group (H) B-17 and 432nd Air Service Group (a few steps from this marker); 781st Bombardment Squadron (H) (a few steps from this marker); Tuskegee Airmen (a few steps from this marker); 463rd Bombardment Group (H) (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 December 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 458th Bombardment Group (Heavy). (Submitted on December 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 458th Bombardment Group (Heavy). (Submitted on December 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
Bench at 458th Bomb Group (H) Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
3. Bench at 458th Bomb Group (H) Memorial
Bench at 458th Bomb Group (H) Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
4. Bench at 458th Bomb Group (H) Memorial
458th Bombardment Group (H) Emblems image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
5. 458th Bombardment Group (H) Emblems
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
6. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 476 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on December 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   6. submitted on December 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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