Gainesville in Ozark County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
416th Bomb Group
416th Bombardment Group (L)
World War II • European Theater
1943 - 1945
A26 Invader - First Group in the World
A20 Havoc - First 9th Air Force Group in ETO
668th - 669th - HQ - 670th - 671st
- Support Units -
4th Ser. Gro. - 79th Sta. Comp. - 199 Med. Det. - Red Cross - 21st Weather - 1297 Mil. Police
Dedicated in Memory of the Galland 416th Airmen and
Diligent Support Personnel Whose Supreme Sacrifices
Aided in Preserving Freedom throughout the World.
Erected 2012 by 416th Bomb Group Archive.
Location. 36° 36.231′ N, 92° 25.727′ W. Marker is in Gainesville, Missouri, in Ozark County. Marker is at the intersection of Fourth Street and Harlin Drive, on the left when traveling west on Fourth Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 52 Fourth Street, Gainesville MO 65655, United States of America.
More about this marker. This Bronze marker was dedicated by veterans of the 416th Bomb Group at the 2012 reunion at New England Air Museum in Windsor Locks, CT. It is one of nine similar markers at key sites in the U.S. and abroad.
Categories. • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 17, 2013, by Wayne G. Sayles of Gainesville, Missouri. This page has been viewed 535 times since then and 25 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on September 17, 2013, by Wayne G. Sayles of Gainesville, Missouri. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
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