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

Jenny B-29 Crew

314th BW 29th BG 6th BS

 
 
<i>Jenny</i> B-29 Crew Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
1. Jenny B-29 Crew Marker
Inscription.

"We flew on the last B-29
combat mission of WWII."

Elbert L. Moore, Aircraft Commander
Joe G. Prescott, Pilot
Wallace L. Page, Flight Engineer
J. Fred "Danny" Boone, Bombardier
Gordon H. Woodward, Navigator
Daniel R. Mickey, Radar
Robert M. Painter, Radio
Albert C. Furtney, Gunner
Norman F. Gunn, Gunner
Ted E. Jedziniak, Tail Gunner
Jerry T. Warren, Central Fire Control


 
Erected by the Crew of Jenny.
 
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, 096) 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
Memorial Wall #1 image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. Memorial Wall #1
(here, next to this marker); USAF Pilot Class 1954E (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.
 
Also see . . .
1. B-29 Superfortress Then and Now. (Submitted on March 3, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Boeing B-29 Documents & Manuals. (Submitted on March 3, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. The Last Bomb War Department B-29 Bomber Documentary on YouTube. (Submitted on March 3, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. NMUSAF Memorial Park Diagram. (Submitted on March 3, 2016, 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 March 3, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 205 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on March 3, 2016, 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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