Buckley Air Force Base in Adams County, Colorado — The American Mountains (Southwest)
1Lt John Harold Buckley (1896-1918)
Lost his life in World War I,
on a mission behind German lines.
Buckley Field 1942-1947
Denver Naval Air Station
Buckley Air National Guard Base
Buckley Air Force Base
Erected by The Colorado Thirty Group.
Location. 39° 42.763′ N, 104° 46.434′ W. Marker is in Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado, in Adams County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Beaver Creek Street and A Basin Avenue. Touch for map. Base access required to view memorial. Marker is at or near this postal address: Building 606, Beaver Creek Street, Aurora CO 80011, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Colorado Freedom Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away); Sharon A. Lane Drive (approx. 3.9 miles away); Charles Kelly Boulevard (approx. 4 miles away); WWI Medical Staff Memorial (approx. 4.1 miles away); Boeing RB-52B Stratofortress (approx. 6½ miles Colorado Volunteers (approx. 6½ miles away); Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge (approx. 8.9 miles away); Where's the Water? (approx. 9.3 miles away).
Also see . . . John H Buckley 28th Aero Squadron. (Submitted on July 22, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • War, World I •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 22, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 586 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 22, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.