Hurlburt Field in Okaloosa County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Jockey - 14 Memorial
On March 14, 1994, while flying enroute to Mogadishu, Somalia, in support of Operation Continue Hope, eight fellow Spectres lost their lives. Let peace be with them.
Capt David J. Melhop • SSgt Mike E. Moser
Capt Mark A. Quam • SSgt Brian P. Barnes
MSgt Roy Duncan • SSgt William C. Eyler
Erected by the Hurlburt Field Memorial Air Park Council.
Location. 30° 24.803′ N, 86° 42.052′ W. Marker is in Hurlburt Field, Florida, in Okaloosa County. Marker can be reached from Cody Avenue. Touch for map. Located at the Hurlburt Field Memorial Air Park and access to the base is restricted. Marker is at or near this postal address: 315 Independence Road, Hurlburt Field FL 32544, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A.A.F. / U.S.A.F. Explosive Ordnance Disposal Memorial (here, next to this marker); Memorial to the USAF Dead in Operation Eagle Claw (here, next to this marker); Spirit 03 (here, next to this marker); Medal of Honor Recipients (here, next to this marker); Combat Talon Aircrew S-59 (a few steps from this marker); Combat Talon Aircrew S-01 (a few steps from this marker); MC-130P Combat Shadow (a few steps from this marker); A-26 Counter-Invader (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hurlburt Field.
Regarding Jockey - 14 Memorial. In 1994, the 16th Special Operations Squadron had been deployed
In 2009, the 16th Special Operations Squadron moved from Hurlburt Field to Cannon Air Force Base, New Mexico.
Also see . . . About Operation Continue Hope. (Submitted on November 18, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on November 18, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 18, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 180 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 18, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.