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

B-58 Hustler

43rd Bombardment Wing (M) 1960 - 1970

 

305th Bombardment Wing (M) 1961 - 1970

 
B-58 Hustler Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
1. B-58 Hustler Marker
Inscription.

Dedicated to the memory of
those who flew and served in

World's first supersonic bomber
B-58 Hustler held 19 World Records
Won the following aviation trophies
Thompson Trophy 1961
Harmon Trophy 1962 & 1964
Bleriot Trophy 1961 Bendix Trophy 1962
Mackay Trophy 1962 & 1963
Schilling Trophy 1963


 
Erected 1997 by B-58 Hustler 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, 058) 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
Memorial Wall #1 image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. Memorial Wall #1
(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-58 Hustler. (Submitted on March 18, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. B-58 Hustler Association. (Submitted on March 18, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. B-58 Hustler Video at YouTube. (Submitted on March 18, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. NMUSAF Memorial Park Diagram. (Submitted on March 18, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, Cold
 
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 18, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 256 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on March 18, 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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