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Hurlburt Field in Okaloosa County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

A.A.F. / U.S.A.F. Explosive Ordnance Disposal Memorial

 
 
A.A.F / U.S.A.F Explosive Ordnance Disposal Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, November 17, 2016
1. A.A.F / U.S.A.F Explosive Ordnance Disposal Memorial
Inscription.
This 2,000 pound, A/N M-34, General
Purpose Bomb is dedicated to the
memory of all A.A.F. Bomb
Disposal/U.S.A.F. Explosive
Ordnance Disposal men who gave
their lives supporting Special
Operations missions during
World War II, the Korean War, and
the Vietnam War.

 
Erected 1992 by the Hurlburt Field Memorial Air Park Council.
 
Location. 30° 24.803′ N, 86° 42.049′ 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. Memorial to the USAF Dead in Operation Eagle Claw (here, next to this marker); Jockey - 14 Memorial (here, next to this marker); Spirit 03 (here, next to this marker); Medal of Honor Recipients (a few steps from this marker); MC-130P Combat Shadow (a few steps from this marker); Combat Talon Aircrew S-59
Memorial and M-34 General Purpose Bomb image. Click for full size.
By Mark Hilton, November 17, 2016
2. Memorial and M-34 General Purpose Bomb
(a few steps from this marker); Combat Talon Aircrew S-01 (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.
 
Additional keywords. EOD, Army Air Force, Army/Navy
 
Categories. MilitaryWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
Ground crewman on a 2,000lb bomb during World War II. image. Click for full size.
By Usaf-pd
3. Ground crewman on a 2,000lb bomb during World War II.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 21, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 21, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 154 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 21, 2016, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.
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