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

437th Troop Carrier Group

Auxilium Ex Coelo

 

—World War II —

 
437th Troop Carrier Group Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 4, 2010
1. 437th Troop Carrier Group Marker
Inscription.

Headquarters
83rd • 84th • 85th
Troop Carrier Squadrons
814th Air Evacuation Squadron

Normandy-Ardennes • Northern France
Rome-Arno • Southern France
Rhineland • Central Europe

Dedicated 18 Sep 92

 
Erected 1992.
 
Location. 39° 46.749′ N, 84° 6.729′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Touch for map. Marker (Memorial #245) 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. 368th Fighter Group (here, next to this marker); 8th Attack Squadron (here, next to this marker); 68th Air Service Group (a few steps from this marker); 308th Fighter Squadron • 31st Fighter Group (a few steps from this marker); 405th Fighter Group (a few steps from this marker); 33rd Troop Carrier Squadron (a few steps from this marker); 410th Bombardment Group (L) (a few steps from this marker); MSgt Robert L. Frazier (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.
 
Also see . . .
437th Troop Carrier Group Marker image. Click for full size.
By Robert E. Campbell, circa 1944
2. 437th Troop Carrier Group Marker
A camp street in France, a nameless, young lieutenant, in casual uniform.

1. NMUSAF Memorial Park Diagram. (Submitted on January 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 437th Troop Carrier Group. (Submitted on January 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
437th Troop Carrier Group Marker image. Click for full size.
By Robert E. Campbell, circa 1944
3. 437th Troop Carrier Group Marker
'Hungry Jack Nix', my father wrote.
437th Troop Carrier Group Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 4, 2010
4. 437th Troop Carrier Group Marker
Looking north
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
5. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 457 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on January 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2, 3. submitted on August 5, 2013, by Robert E. Campbell of Monument, Colorado.   4. submitted on January 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   5. submitted on December 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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