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

781st Bombardment Squadron (H)

 
 
781st Bombardment Squadron (H) Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
1. 781st Bombardment Squadron (H) Marker
Inscription.
In eternal memory and honor
to our comrades of the
781st Bombardment Squadron (H)
U.S. Army Air Force, who, flying
B-24 Liberators, gave their
lives for peace and righteousness
in the air battles over southern
Europe during World War II, 1944-45

Pantanella AAB, Italy
465th Bombardment Group (H)
15th Air Force

Dedicated 18 September 1987

 
Erected 1987 by Veterans of the 781st Bomb Squadron (H).
 
Location. 39° 46.753′ N, 84° 6.766′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Touch for map. Marker (Memorial #130) 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. Operation Babylift (here, next to this marker); Tuskegee Airmen (here, next to this marker); 489th Bomb Squadron (a few steps from this marker); Swiss Internees Association, Inc. (a few steps from this marker); 436th Troop Carrier Group
781st Bombardment Squadron (H) Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
2. 781st Bombardment Squadron (H) Marker
(a few steps from this marker); 310th Troop Carrier Squadron (a few steps from this marker); 463rd Bombardment Group (H) (a few steps from this marker); 312th Bomb Group (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.
 
Also see . . .
1. 781st Bombardment Squadron (H). (Submitted on December 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 781st Bombardment Squadron. (Submitted on December 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 465th Bombardment Group (H). (Submitted on December 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. NMUSAF Memorial Park Diagram. (Submitted on December 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, 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 December 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 369 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on December 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2. submitted on June 13, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on December 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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