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Kirtland Air Force Base in Bernalillo County, New Mexico — The American Mountains (Southwest)
 

Taco Park

 
 
Taco Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joe Page, May 3, 2015
1. Taco Park Marker
Inscription.
Dedicated to the
Memory of
Lt Col "CATO" Williams
"Sierra Hotel" Fighter Pilot
1967-1992

188th Fighter Squadron
"The Tacos"
New Mexico
Air National Guard

 
Location. 35° 3.01′ N, 106° 34.614′ W. Marker is in Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico, in Bernalillo County. Marker is on Air Guard Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Albuquerque NM 87116, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. "Hercules Way" (approx. 1.1 miles away); Rescue Memorial Park (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Honorable Mary Coon Walters / Chief Justice Pamela B. Minzner (approx. 3.8 miles away); Graciela Olivárez (approx. 4.1 miles away); Harvey Girls / Mary Elizabeth Jane Colter, 1869 - 1958 (approx. 4.6 miles away); Albuquerque Electric Streetcar System (approx. 4.6 miles away); Hotel Alvarado (approx. 4.6 miles away); La Doctora María Dolores Gonzáles (approx. 5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kirtland Air Force Base.
 
Additional keywords. Fighter Wing, Tactical Air Command, F-16, A-7
 
Categories. Air & SpaceWar, Cold
 
150th Fighter Wing Taco Park image. Click for full size.
By Joe Page, May 3, 2015
2. 150th Fighter Wing Taco Park
A-7 Corsair II and F-100 Super Sabre on display at 150th Fighter Wing's Taco Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 6, 2015, by Joe Page of Albuquerque, New Mexico. This page has been viewed 294 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 6, 2015, by Joe Page of Albuquerque, New Mexico. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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