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

Swiss Internees Association, Inc.

 
 
Swiss Internees Association, Inc. Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
1. Swiss Internees Association, Inc. Marker
Inscription.

In Memory
of
the Gallant Combat Aircrewmen
of the USAAF,
8th, 9th, 12th & 15th Air Forces
who were left in Switzerland,
1943-1945 during WW 2,
with "Everlasting Friends"

 
Erected by Swiss Internees Association, Inc.
 
Location. 39° 46.753′ N, 84° 6.759′ W. Marker is in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Touch for map. Marker (Memorial #063) 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. 310th Troop Carrier Squadron (here, next to this marker); Operation Babylift (here, next to this marker); 781st Bombardment Squadron (H) (a few steps from this marker); Tuskegee Airmen (a few steps from this marker); 65th Troop Carrier Squadron (a few steps from this marker); 489th Bomb Squadron (a few steps from this marker); Ohioans Who Served in the 8th Air Force (a few steps from this marker); 436th Troop Carrier Group (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.
 
Also see . . .
Swiss Internees Association, Inc. Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 5, 2010
2. Swiss Internees Association, Inc. Marker

1. Swiss Internees Association, Inc. (Submitted on June 13, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. U.S. airmen imprisoned in Switzerland are finally recognized (CBS News, 2013). (Submitted on June 13, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. The Curious Story of U.S. Airmen in a Swiss Prison. (Submitted on June 13, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. NMUSAF Memorial Park Diagram. (Submitted on June 13, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, World II
 
NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. NMUSAF Memorial Park Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 13, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 200 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 13, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on December 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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