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

B/G Edward J Hopkins

 
 
B/G Edward J Hopkins Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
1. B/G Edward J Hopkins Marker
Inscription.

Comm. 1932 2Lt (USA Res), USAAC 1940,
1946 Capt (USAF Reg, S/N 1180A), Ret 1965

42nd Bomb Wg, 17th Bomb Gp,
Pentagon, JTF Eniwetok, 3rd AF,
AMC, AF Fin Cen, AFLC, and SAC

Presented in honor of their fatherís service
Edward D. Hopkins, USAFA 1960,
331 FIS, 526 FIS
Robert S. Hopkins, USAFA 1962,
555 TFS, 417 TFS


 
Erected by Edward D. Hopkins and Robert S. Hopkins.
 
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, 004) 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. 15th Troop Carrier Squadron (here, next to 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
NMUSAF Memorial Wall #2 image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. NMUSAF Memorial Wall #2
(here, next to this marker); 9th Photo Recon Squadron (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. Brigadier General Edward J Hopkins. (Submitted on April 21, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. NMUSAF Memorial Park Diagram. (Submitted on April 21, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, ColdWar, World II
 
NMUSAF Memorial Wall #2 image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. NMUSAF Memorial Wall #2
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
4. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 21, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 237 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on April 21, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2, 3. submitted on April 20, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   4. submitted on December 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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