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

487th Bomb Squadron (M)

340th Bomb Group - 57th Bomb Wing

 

1942 - 1945

 
487th Bomb Squadron (M) Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
1. 487th Bomb Squadron (M) Marker
Inscription.

North Africa Sicily Corsica Italy

Dedicated 12 August 1988

 
Erected 1988.
 
Location. 39° 46.752′ N, 84° 6.805′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Touch for map. Marker (Memorial #046) 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. 8th Photographic Reconnaissance Squadron (here, next to this marker); 394th Bomb Group (M) (a few steps from this marker); 9th Bomb Group (VH) (a few steps from this marker); 79th Fighter Group (a few steps from this marker); 1st Fighter Group (within shouting distance of this marker); Frank G. Anger Memorial Park (within shouting distance of this marker); 316th Troop Carrier Group (within shouting distance of this marker); 451st Bombardment Group (H) (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 January 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign

2. 487th Bomb Squadron (M) in Corsica. (Submitted on January 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 487th Bomb Squadron Aircraft Photos. (Submitted on January 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. 487th Bombardment Squadron (M) in Wikipedia. (Submitted on January 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 250 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on January 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2. submitted on December 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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