Mojave in Kern County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
United States Marine Corps Air Station
—1942 - 1947 • 1951 - 1959 —
In dedication to the pilots, air crews and personnel of Mojave, who trained, served and gave their lives in the service of this country, especially to those who valiantly fought for freedom in the great battles of World War II and Korea.
Presented by East Kern Airport District
Mojave Chamber of Commerce
30 May 1996
Location. 35° 3.355′ N, 118° 9.481′ W. Marker is in Mojave, California, in Kern County. Marker is on Flightline Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1434 Flightline Street, Mojave CA 93501, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mojave Air & Spaceport (here, next to this marker); Golden Queen Mine Cart (within shouting distance of this marker); Voyager Aircraft / SpaceShipOne Replica (within shouting distance of this marker); Rotary Rocket Roton ATV (within shouting distance of this marker); Mojave 20-Mule Team Borax Terminus (approx. one mile away); Why Tehachapi Pass? / Pioneers of the Wind / Hike A Mile or Two - Thousand Tomo-Kahni (approx. 12.2 miles away); Willow Springs (approx. 14½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mojave.
Categories. • War, Korean • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 7, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 486 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 2, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.