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

69th Fighter Squadron

 
 
69th Fighter Squadron Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
1. 69th Fighter Squadron Marker
Inscription.

69th Fighter Squadron
5th Air Force
Asiatic Pacific Campaign
Nov. 1943 Sept 1945

69th Fighter-Bomber Squadron
Korea
July 1952 July 1953

69th Tactical Fighter Squadron
Persian Gulf
Jan. 1991 Feb. 1991

To honor all 69th Squadron personnel
for their devoted service to our country
and the cause of freedom

Dedicated 5 October 1996


 
Erected 1996 by the 69th Werewolves Reunion 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, 034) 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. 69th Fighter Squadron Fact Sheet. (Submitted on March 8, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. NMUSAF Memorial Park Diagram. (Submitted on March 8, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpaceWar, 1st Iraq & Desert StormWar, KoreanWar, 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 8, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 175 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 8, 2016, 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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