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

6th Bomb Group (VH)

313th Bomb Wing (VH) 20th Air Force

 

24th Squadron 39th Squadron 40th Squadron

 
6th Bomb Group (VH) Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
1. 6th Bomb Group (VH) Marker
Inscription.

In memory of all those who served,
to the combat squadrons
and all support units,
to those who were prisoners of war
and especially to our comrades
who gallantly gave their lives
to the cause of freedom.
They above all had victory by valor.

Tinian Island, Marianas Group - 1945


 
Erected by 6th Bomb Group Association.
 
Location. 39° 46.763′ N, 84° 6.751′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Touch for map. Marker (Memorial Wall #1, 067) 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. 47th Fighter Squadron (here, next to this marker); AC-130A Spectre Gunship II (here, next to this marker); SSgt Forrest Ray Cope (here, next to this marker); 504th Bomb Group (VH) (here, next to this marker); Frederick W. Kaufmann, Colonel, USAF (here, next to this marker); USAF Pilot Class 1954E
Memorial Wall #1 image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. Memorial Wall #1
(here, next to this marker); Michael Slepecky, Jr. (here, next to this marker); Army Air Corps Flying Cadet Class 41-B (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .
1. The 6th Bomb Group Association. (Submitted on July 25, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 313th Bomb Wing. (Submitted on July 25, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 6th Bombardment Group. (Submitted on July 25, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. The Real Pirates - Formerly of the Caribbean (2011 article). (Submitted on July 25, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
5. NMUSAF Memorial Park Diagram. (Submitted on July 25, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
Memorial Wall #1 image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. Memorial Wall #1
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 July 25, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 176 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on July 25, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2. submitted on July 19, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on July 2, 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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