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Romulus in Seneca County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

U.S. Air Force Training Base

1950-1956

 
 
U.S. Air Force Training Base Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, October 13, 2012
1. U.S. Air Force Training Base Marker
Inscription. Over 300,000 airmen received training here in preparation for the Korean War and to support the NATO defense of Western Europe
 
Location. 42° 43.809′ N, 76° 53.503′ W. Marker is in Romulus, New York, in Seneca County. Marker is at the intersection of State Route 96A (New York State Route 96A) and Smith Vineyard Road, on the right when traveling south on State Route 96A. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Romulus NY 14541, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Honoring the Over 100 Dispossessed Families (within shouting distance of this marker); U. S. Naval Training Station & Center 1942-1946 (within shouting distance of this marker); William Watts Folwell (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ken-Dai-A (approx. 1.1 miles away); Routes of the armies of General John Sullivan and General James Clinton (approx. 1.1 miles away); Seneca Army Depot (approx. 3.1 miles away); Agricultural College (approx. 3.7 miles away); Routes of the armies of General John Sullivan and General James Clinton, (approx. 5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Romulus.
 
Categories. Air & SpaceWar, ColdWar, Korean
 
U.S. Air Force Training Base Marker approach from north image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, October 13, 2012
2. U.S. Air Force Training Base Marker approach from north
U.S. Air Force Training Base Marker approach from south image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, October 13, 2012
3. U.S. Air Force Training Base Marker approach from south
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 17, 2013, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 330 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 17, 2013, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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