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

Fifty Second Fighter Group - WWII

2nd, 4th & 5th Fighter Squadrons

 

8th, 12th & 15th Air Forces

 
Fifty Second Fighter Group - WWII Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
1. Fifty Second Fighter Group - WWII Marker
Inscription.

421 1/3 Combat Victories
Fourteen Battle Honors
Two Distinguished Unit Citations

Spitfire Mustang


 
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, 037) 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. 52nd Fighter Group - WWII. (Submitted on March 11, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. 52nd Fighter Group - WWII Fact Sheet
Memorial Wall #1 image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. Memorial Wall #1
. (Submitted on March 11, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 52nd Fighter Group - WWII. (Submitted on March 11, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. 52nd Fighter Group - WWII Victories. (Submitted on March 11, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
5. NMUSAF Memorial Park Diagram. (Submitted on March 11, 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 11, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 126 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on March 11, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   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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