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

40th & 68th Troop Carrier Squadrons

1950 – The Cold War – 1954

 

—Airlift for NATO —

 
40th & 68th Troop Carrier Squadrons Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
1. 40th & 68th Troop Carrier Squadrons Marker
Inscription.

Dedicated to the personnel and families
of the
68th Troop Carrier Squadron
433rd Troop Carrier Wing
and
40th Troop Carrier Squadron
317th Troop Carrier Wing

Donaldson – Rhein Main
Neubiberg – Sculthorpe


 
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, 068) 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 (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. 40th Airlift Squadron Fact Sheet
NMUSAF Memorial Wall #2 image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. NMUSAF Memorial Wall #2
. (Submitted on May 5, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 68th Airlift Squadron Fact Sheet. (Submitted on May 5, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. NMUSAF Memorial Park Diagram. (Submitted on May 5, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, Cold
 
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 May 5, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 146 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on May 5, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2. submitted on May 3, 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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