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

RAF Burtonwood

 
 
RAF Burtonwood Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 4, 2010
1. RAF Burtonwood Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated to all American and British personnel who served at RAF Burtonwood, Warrington, England at any time from its opening in 1940 to its closing in 1993.

Burtonwood supported United States Army Air Forces in Europe 1942-1946, the Berlin Airlift 1948-1949, and from the 1950's to 1993 it was a depot supporting NATO and the Desert War.
 
Erected 1994 by Burtonwood Association.
 
Location. 39° 46.737′ N, 84° 6.734′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Touch for map. Marker (Memorial #206) 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. Charles U. Rapp, Jr. (here, next to this marker); 28th Photo Recon Squadron (here, next to this marker); MSgt Robert L. Frazier (here, next to this marker); 33rd Troop Carrier Squadron (a few steps from this marker); 8th Attack Squadron (a few steps from this marker); 308th Fighter Squadron 31st Fighter Group
RAF Burtonwood Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 4, 2010
2. RAF Burtonwood Marker
First marker on right side of walkway, looking northeast
(a few steps from this marker); 68th Air Service Group (a few steps from this marker); Major General Frederic H. Miller, Jr., USAF (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 January 9, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. RAF Burtonwood. (Submitted on January 9, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Burtonwood Association US-UK. (Submitted on January 9, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, ColdWar, 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 January 9, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 654 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 9, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on December 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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