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Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Montgomery County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

15th Troop Carrier Squadron

 
 
15th Troop Carrier Squadron Bench (Side A) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
1. 15th Troop Carrier Squadron Bench (Side A)
Inscription.

Presidential Unit Citations
Sicily July 11, 1943 – France June 6-7, 1944

Campaigns
Sicily Italy Naples – Foggia Rome – Arno Normandy Northern France Rhineland Western Europe Central Europe Germany

Bases
Lourmel, Algeria Kairouan, Tunisia Licata, Sicily Sciacca, Sicily Barkston Heath, England Abbeville, France Waller Field, Trinidad


 
Location. 39° 46.778′ N, 84° 6.757′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Touch for map. Marker (Memorial Wall #2, Bench) is in the Memorial Park of the National Museum of the United States Air Force, with museum access off Springfield Street. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1100 Spaatz Street, Dayton OH 45433, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 13th “Jungle” Air Force (here, next to this marker); USAF Pilot Class 49C (here, next to this marker); The EC-47 ARDF Mission (here, next to this marker); USAF Pilot Class 48-C (here, next to this marker); B/G Edward J Hopkins (here, next to this marker); 9th Photo Recon Squadron
15th Troop Carrier Squadron Bench (Side B) image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
2. 15th Troop Carrier Squadron Bench (Side B)
(here, next to this marker); Marvin T. Koerner, P.E. (here, next to this marker); Col Charles (Chuck) E. Minihan, Sr. (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.
 
Also see . . .
1. Airborne Troop Carrier. (Submitted on April 20, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 15th Airlift Squadron History. (Submitted on April 20, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. NMUSAF Memorial Park Diagram. (Submitted on April 20, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
C-47 on 15th Troop Carrier Squadron Bench image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
3. C-47 on 15th Troop Carrier Squadron Bench
Glider on 15th Troop Carrier Squadron Bench image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
4. Glider on 15th Troop Carrier Squadron Bench
15th Troop Carrier Squadron Emblem image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
5. 15th Troop Carrier Squadron Emblem
15th Troop Carrier Squadron Bench at Memorial Wall #2 image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
6. 15th Troop Carrier Squadron Bench at Memorial Wall #2
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
7. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 20, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 192 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 20, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   7. submitted on December 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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