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

93rd Troop Carrier Squadron

439th Troop Carrier Group

 

—World War II, 1943 - 1945 —

 
93rd Troop Carrier Squadron Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 4, 2010
1. 93rd Troop Carrier Squadron Marker
Inscription.

Dedicated to the men of the 93rd Troop Carrier Squadron and especially to those who made the supreme sacrifice during the Normandy Invasion, the Battle of the Bulge, and the Crossing of the Rhine at Wesel.

Campaigns: 7 Battle Stars
Decorations
Distinguished Unit Citation
French Croix de Guerre with Palm
French Fourragere

In God We Always Trusted

Dedicated 25 Sept 1990

 
Erected 1990 by Veterans of the 93rd Troop Carrier Group.
 
Location. 39° 46.783′ N, 84° 6.679′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Touch for map. Marker (Memorial #255) 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. 4th Ferrying Group (here, next to this marker); 447th Bomb Group (here, next to this marker); 731st Bomb Squadron (L-NA) (a few steps from this marker); 71st and 341st Air Refueling Squadrons (a few steps from this
93rd Troop Carrier Squadron Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 4, 2010
2. 93rd Troop Carrier Squadron Marker
First marker on left side of walkway. Looking northeast.
marker); 456th Bomb Group (a few steps from this marker); Strategic Air Command (a few steps from this marker); 50th Troop Carrier • Tactical Airlift • Airlft Squadron (a few steps from this marker); B-24 Liberator WWII 50th Anniversary Commemoration (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 19, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Troop Carrier Groups of World War II. (Submitted on January 19, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 93rd Troop Carrier Squadron. (Submitted on January 19, 2012, 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 January 19, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 344 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 19, 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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