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

Crew 11089

“The Long Rangers”

 

—The Dottie D – 26 Missions —

 
Crew 11089 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
1. Crew 11089 Marker
Inscription.

Lt Arthur E. Weisleder, Jr. – Pilot
Lt Robert Tyree – Co-pilot
Lt Murray Cotter – Bombardier
Lt Ralph Gaul – Navigator
SSgt Louis Wilkens – Engineer & Waist Gunner
Sgt James Randall – Radio Oper. & Waist Gunner
Sgt Dominic Calarco – Nose Gunner
Sgt Loran Kyle – Waist Gunner
Sgt Walter Pierson – Tail Gunner
Sgt Bud Hunigan – Belly Gunner

13th Air Force – 307th Bomb Group Heavy
424th Bomb Squadron, B-24’s – S.W. Pacific Theatre
1944 – 1946


 
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, 041) 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
NMUSAF Memorial Wall #2 image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. NMUSAF Memorial Wall #2
(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 (here, next to this marker); Marvin T. Koerner, P.E. (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.
 
Also see . . .
1. 307th Bombardment Group "The Long Rangers". (Submitted on April 28, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. NMUSAF Memorial Park Diagram. (Submitted on April 28, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, 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 28, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 137 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on April 28, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2. submitted on April 25, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   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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