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

8th Photographic Reconnaissance Squadron

5th Air Force

 

—World War II —

 
8th Photo Recon Squadron Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 4, 2009
1. 8th Photo Recon Squadron Marker
Inscription.

Dedicated to those who served with the
8th Photographic Reconnaissance Squadron
1942 - 1951

Dedicated 17 Sept 1989

 
Erected 1989.
 
Location. 39° 46.748′ N, 84° 6.802′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Touch for map. Marker (Memorial #049) 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. 487th Bomb Squadron (M) (here, next to this marker); 9th Bomb Group (VH) (here, next to this marker); Frank G. Anger Memorial Park (a few steps from this marker); 394th Bomb Group (M) (a few steps from this marker); 79th Fighter Group (within shouting distance of this marker); Crew E-180, 307th Air Refueling Squadron (within shouting distance of this marker); 6147th Tactical Control Group "Mosquitos" (within shouting distance of this marker); 1st Fighter Group (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.
 
Also see . . .
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign
1. NMUSAF Memorial Park Diagram. (Submitted on January 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 8th Photo Recon Squadron. (Submitted on January 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. History of the 8th Flying Training Squadron. (Submitted on January 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. 8th Photo Recon Sqdn Association Final Reunion 2007. (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 295 times since then and 18 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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