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Whiteman AFB in Johnson County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

351st Bombardment Group Memorial

 
 
351st Bombardment Group Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steven Miller, September 16, 2014
1. 351st Bombardment Group Memorial Marker
Inscription. In honor of the members of the 351st Bombardment Group, who served and gave their lives in aerial combat during World War II.

This memorial is cut from the same stone as the permanent 351st Bombardment Group monument at Polebrook, England, site of 351st operations during 1943-1945.

Dedicated 9 October 1983

THEY LED, WE FOLLOW
 
Erected by 9 October 1983.
 
Location. 38° 43.727′ N, 93° 33.918′ W. Marker is in Whiteman AFB, Missouri, in Johnson County. Marker is on Vandenbug Avenue 0.1 miles south of Center Street. Touch for map. 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. 37th ARRS Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Whiteman AFB Memorial Park (approx. 0.7 miles away); Warrensburg (approx. 8.6 miles away); U.S. Navy V-12 Unit (approx. 9.6 miles away); Pertle Springs (approx. 9.8 miles away); Senator Vest's World Famous Tribute to Old Drum (approx. 9.8 miles away); Johnson County Courthouse (approx. 9.8 miles away); War Memorial (approx. 9.8 miles away).
 
Categories. War, World II
 
351st Bombardment Group Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steven Miller, September 16, 2014
2. 351st Bombardment Group Memorial Marker
Presented by Morris Granite & Marble to the 351st Bomb Group Reunion Association on the occasion of the unveiling of their memorial June 18 1981.
351st Bombardment Group Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steven Miller, September 16, 2014
3. 351st Bombardment Group Memorial Marker
 
 
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 258 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 20, 2014, by Steven Miller of Windsor, Missouri. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
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