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Bellefontaine in Logan County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Remembrance 1951- 1969

664th Aircraft Control and Warning Squadron

 

—Ohio Hi- Point Career Center —

 
Remembrance 1951- 1969 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 19, 2015
1. Remembrance 1951- 1969 Marker
close up, showing text
Inscription. Remembrance

1951- 1969

Bellefontaine, Ohio was home of the 664th Aircraft Control and Warning Squadron of the United States Air Force. Young men from all over America served here as part of our nation’s Air Defense Forces. To honor those who served here and dedicated a part of their lives in service to their country, we dedicate this historical marker. God bless America and long live the memory of those who served.

Marker designed, paid for, installed here, and dedicated by

veterans of 664th Aircraft Control and Warning Squadron Sept. 2008
 
Erected 2008 by veterans of 664th Aircraft Control and Warning Squadron.
 
Location. 40° 22.324′ N, 83° 43.195′ W. Marker is in Bellefontaine, Ohio, in Logan County. Marker is on East Sandusky aAvenue (Ohio Route 540), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. marker is on the grounds of the Ohio Hi Point Career Center, on the driveway, just off East Sandusky Ave. The school is the site of the former Air Force base. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2458 E Sandusky Ave, Bellefontaine OH 43311, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ohio Hi Point Career Center (a few
Remembrance 1951- 1969 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 19, 2015
2. Remembrance 1951- 1969 Marker
full view of marker, directly ahead are the gates to the vocational school, site of the former radar base
steps from this marker); Campbell Hill (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bellefontaine War Memorial (approx. 1˝ miles away); Myeerah Trail / Historic Logan County (approx. 1˝ miles away); Bellefontaine Vietnam Memorial (approx. 1.6 miles away); The Harley Long Building (approx. 1.7 miles away); Blair Casey Park (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Mills Brothers (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bellefontaine.
 
Categories. Air & SpaceWar, Cold
 
Remembrance 1951- 1969 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, March 19, 2015
3. Remembrance 1951- 1969 Marker
marker can be seen in the distance. A second plaque is visible on the gate post. It is subject of a separate page.
664th Air Force Radar Base image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick
4. 664th Air Force Radar Base
archived post card from the 1960's
664th Aircraft Control and Warning Squadron image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick
5. 664th Aircraft Control and Warning Squadron
shoulder patch of the 664th
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 24, 2015, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 251 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 24, 2015, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.
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