Near Selma in Dallas County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Craig Air Force Base
Advanced Flying Training School
The history of Craig Air Force Base is ended, but the pride and integrity of the 29th Flying Training Wing and its people live on.
Location. 32° 21.577′ N, 86° 59.095′ W. Marker is near Selma, Alabama, in Dallas County. Marker is at the intersection of 5th Street and Avenue B, in the median on 5th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5th Street, Selma AL 36701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Joe T. Pilcher, Jr. (a few steps from this marker); Campsite 1 (approx. 2.8 miles away); Honoring: Amelia Boynton Robinson - Marie Foster (approx. 3˝ miles away); The Honorable John Lewis (approx. 3˝ miles away); In Memory of Reverend Hosea Williams, Sr. (approx. 3˝ miles away); Edmund Pettus Bridge (approx. 3.7 miles away); Site of Selma-Dallas County’s 1st Bridge 1884-1940 (approx. 3.8 miles away); Arsenal Anvil (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Selma.
Regarding Craig Air Force Base. The former Craig Air Force Base is now the Craig Field Airport and Industrial Complex.
Also see . . .
1. Wikipedia article on Craig Air Force Base. (Submitted on January 24, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
2. Craig AFB History. (Submitted on January 24, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Categories. • Air & Space • War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 24, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 535 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 24, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.