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Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Always Vigilant

 
 
Always Vigilant Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 14, 2016
1. Always Vigilant Marker
Inscription.
This memorial is dedicated
to those Civil Air Patrol
members who gave their lives
performing missions in the
interest of their country
and their fellow Americans


May They Never Be Forgotten

 
Erected by the Civil Air Patrol - USAF Auxiliary.
 
Location. 32° 22.561′ N, 86° 20.911′ W. Marker is in Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of South Hansell Street and Kirkpatrick Avenue, on the left when traveling south on South Hansell Street. Touch for map. Located within Maxwell Air Force Base and requires base access. Marker is at or near this postal address: 105 South Hansell Street (Building 714), Montgomery AL 36112, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. “Bird-Dog” (here, next to this marker); Wilson Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); The Air Corps Tactical School (approx. mile away); Lister Hill Center (approx. mile away); Northrop T-38A "Talon" (approx. 0.3 miles away); Air University Commanders
Always Vigilant Marker & "Bird-Dog" O-1A Cessna Aircraft <small>r/n N6258</small> image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, July 14, 2016
2. Always Vigilant Marker & "Bird-Dog" O-1A Cessna Aircraft r/n N6258
USAF Civil Air Patrol National Headquarters in background
(approx. 0.4 miles away); The Air Power Legacy (approx. 0.4 miles away); Establishment of Air University 1946 (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Maxwell Air Force Base.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia article about the History of the Civil Air Patrol. (Submitted on July 14, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
 
Categories. Air & Space
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 18, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 14, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 159 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 14, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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