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

Col. David T. McKnight

95th Bomb Group (H)

 

—Horham England 1943 - 1945 —

 
Col. David T. McKnight Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
1. Col. David T. McKnight Memorial Bench
Inscription.

When needed most
his was the strength
that held us together

A great leader
in spirit - in action
in war - in peace


 
Location. 39° 46.763′ N, 84° 6.748′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Touch for map. Marker (Memorial Wall #1, Bench) 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 (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. Russ McKnight speaks about his father, Col. David T. McKnight (2013). (Submitted on March 7, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Col. David T. McKnight Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
2. Col. David T. McKnight Memorial Bench

2. 95th Bomb Group - Horham Heritage Association. (Submitted on March 7, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 95th Bomb Group Memorials Association. (Submitted on March 7, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. 95th Bombardment Group. (Submitted on March 7, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
5. NMUSAF Memorial Park Diagram. (Submitted on March 7, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
Col. David T. McKnight Memorial Bench image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
3. Col. David T. McKnight Memorial Bench
At 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 7, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 182 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 7, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   4. submitted on December 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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