Whiteman AFB in Johnson County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
37th ARRS Memorial
11 June 1982
This memorial is to remind those who serve to defend our nation of the ultimate sacrifice these men made fulfilling their commitment to peace and freedom.
This memorial is dedicated in memory of the two pilots assigned to Detachment 9, 37th Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Squadron and the four Security Policemen assigned to the 352nd Missile Security Squadron.
Location. 38° 43.675′ N, 93° 33.762′ W. Marker is in Whiteman AFB, Missouri, in Johnson County. Marker is at the intersection of Arnold Avenue and 8th and Arnold Avenue, on the left when traveling north on Arnold Avenue. Touch for map. South of Base Movie Theater, North of B-47 monument. Marker is in this post office area: Whiteman Air Force Base MO 65305, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 351st Bombardment Group Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Whiteman AFB Memorial Park (approx. 0.8 miles away); Warrensburg (approx. 8.7 miles away); U.S. Navy V-12 Unit (approx. 9.8 miles away); Pertle Springs Senator Vest's World Famous Tribute to Old Drum (approx. 9.9 miles away); Johnson County Courthouse (approx. 9.9 miles away); War Memorial (approx. 9.9 miles away).
More about this marker. The monument is placed west of the UH-1 static display, the west face lists the Airmen lost on duty.
Categories. • War, Cold •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 20, 2014, by Steven Miller of Windsor, Missouri. This page has been viewed 303 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 20, 2014, by Steven Miller of Windsor, Missouri. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.