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Ohio (Greene County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — Biplanes to Rocket Science
Here, on Wright Brothers Hill, on all sides you are surrounded by the vast research complexes and runways of Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. Problem solving done here since 1917 has taken aviators from Huffman Prairie Flying Field to the moon and . . . — Map (db m4645) HM
Ohio (Greene County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — Cow Pasture to Flight School
Look two miles beyond this overlook to see a true cradle of aviation. The flags you see far below outline the pasture that became the first airport in history. After their success at Kitty Hawk, the Wright brothers returned to Dayton, looking for a . . . — Map (db m4646) HM
Ohio (Greene County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — Final Honors
The Wright brothers were the most memorialized of Americans in the 20th century. Of all their countrymen, only Washington, Jefferson, and Lincoln have inspired commemorative zeal to match. Wright biographer Tom Crouch To perfect a flying . . . — Map (db m4593) HM
Ohio (Greene County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 13-29 — Huffman Prairie Flying Field
Huffman Prairie Flying Field, a unit of the Dayton Heritage National Historic Park, is the site where Wilbur and Orville Wright flew and perfected the world's first practical airplane, the 1905 Wright Flyer III, after their first flights in Kitty . . . — Map (db m4587) HM
Ohio (Greene County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — In Case of Floods ...
Huffman Prairie Flying Field lies to the right of Huffman Dam, the long earthen barrier you see below. The dam is one of five 'retarding basins' built by the Miami Conservancy District after the catastrophic 1913 flood. This dam, along with many . . . — Map (db m4647) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — "31 Club"

In honor of the enlisted men and officers who completed reproduction and photogrammetry training at Lowry Field and Peterson Field in Colorado. Proudly served in the China-Burma-India Theatre with the 9th Photo Recon Squadron, . . . — Map (db m82564) HM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — "The Mighty Eighth" — 19 Jan. 1942 - 12 Sept. 1945 — European - African - Middle Eastern Theater of Operations —
VIII Bomber Command 19 January 1942 Eight Air Force 1 February 1942 Air Offensive Campaigns and Commanders “Europe” - Maj. Gen. Ira C. Eaker “Normandy” - Brig. Gen. Newton Longfellow “Northern . . . — Map (db m27389) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — “D” Day Plus 50 — 1944 – 1994

All Gave Some… Some Gave All… 9th Air Force Normandy — Map (db m82737) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — Jenny B-29 Crew — 314th BW • 29th BG • 6th BS

"We flew on the last B-29 combat mission of WWII."

Elbert L. Moore, Aircraft Commander Joe G. Prescott, Pilot Wallace L. Page, Flight Engineer J. Fred "Danny" Boone, Bombardier Gordon H. Woodward, Navigator Daniel R. Mickey, . . . — Map (db m92845) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 102nd Observation Squadron — New York National Guard — WWII —

Entered Federal Service 15 October 1940

Dedicated 5 September 1997 — Map (db m93476) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 10th Air Depot Group
Dedicated to the memory of the 10th Air Depot Group August 8, 1981 Activated January 5, 1942 Patterson Field, Dayton, Ohio Served European Theater World War II — Map (db m25932) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 10th Fighter Squadron — 50th Fighter Group — In Memoriam —

This plaque is a lasting memorial to those individuals from the 10th [F]ighter [S]quadron who paid the ultimate price in defense of the free world.

World War II Citations Distinguished unit citations ETO, 13-20 March 1945; . . . — Map (db m94978) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 11th Bombardment Group (H)
In proud memory of the members of the 11th Bombardment Group (H) who served in the Pacific from December 7, 1941 to VJ Day They Asked Little and Gave Much July 23, 1981 — Map (db m25935) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 134th Fighter Interceptor Group — Tennessee Air National Guard
. . . — Map (db m51351) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 13th “Jungle” Air Force

Activated 13 January 1943 on Noumea, New Caledonia, the 13th Air Force constituted a major element of Command Air Solomons and took part in the Guadalcanal and New Guinea Campaigns, including action over New Georgia and Bougainville. Later, . . . — Map (db m82544) HM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 13th Bomb Sqdn., 3rd Bomb Gp. — WWII - 7 Dec 1941- 2 Sep 1945
In honor of a very special group of young men who served their country so faithfully while enduring incredible hardships and dangers in New Guinea, the Philippines and Okinawa. Some lived and some died - all of them gave their very best. Their many . . . — Map (db m32976) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 13th Bomb Squadron — in the Vietnam War 1964 - 1971 — The B-57 Canberra —
May their courageous actions in defense of freedom never be forgotten — Map (db m27605) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 13th Bombardment Squadron (Light-Night Intruder) — Iwakuni, Japan • Kunsan, Korea
We dedicate this plaque and tree to the honor and memory of those gallant members of the 13th Bombardment Squadron (Light-Night Intruder) of the 3rd Bombardment Group who gave their lives in the defense of freedom during the . . . — Map (db m32928) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 13th Troop Carrier Squadron — 1940 - 1946
In honor of the men who served the 13th Troop Carrier Squadron who flew with pride and served with honor in WWII Four years in the South and Southwest Pacific Guadalcanal to the Philippines A Job Needed to Be Done - We Did It . . . — Map (db m26281) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 15th Air Base

In remembrance of the mechanics and support personnel of the 15th Air Base, 18th & 20th Service Squadrons, Howard Field, Panama and the 2118th Service Unit, Aviation, on the Galapagos Islands who kept the aircrews flying that guarded the Panama . . . — Map (db m92795) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 15th Tac Recon Squadron, 6021st Recon Squadron — Top Secret Sabre RF-86 — 1951 – 1956 —

In honor of the pilots of the 15th Tac Recon Squadron 6021st Recon Squadron

K-14 Kimpo Korea Komaki AB Yokota AB Japan — Map (db m82676) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 15th Troop Carrier Squadron

Presidential Unit Citations Sicily July 11, 1943 – France June 6-7, 1944

Campaigns Sicily Italy Naples – Foggia Rome – Arno Normandy Northern France Rhineland Western Europe Central . . . — Map (db m82543) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 1708th Ferrying Wing

The 1708th Ferrying Wing was formed on 20 October 1955 under the command of Colonel Tarleton H. Walkins. The unit was established to consolidate responsibilities previously held by the 1708th Ferrying Group and numerous detachments scattered . . . — Map (db m84951) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 1896th Engineer Aviation Battalion — ELKO Engineers — U.S. Army W.W. II —
Service Time 5-43 to 7-46 Richmond - Elko - New Guinea Biak - Luzon - Japan Dedicated 9-16-94 — Map (db m51389) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 18th Air Depot Group — 15th Air Force
Dedicated to all units of the 18th Air Depot Group by members of the HQ. & HQ. Sq., this 11 day of October 1991 Activated 19 January 1942 Patterson Field, Ohio Stationed at Sidi Ahmed, North Africa • Foggia, Italy Inactivated 17 . . . — Map (db m51656) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 18th Fighter Wing — WWII – Korea – Vietnam

Dedicated to the men and women of the 18th Fighter Wing

Guardians of the Pacific since 1927 — Map (db m82629) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 1954 C-47 Alaskan Crash Memorial

In Honor Of the crewmembers and passengers who lost their lives in a C-47 crash in the mountains of Alaska on 5 February 1954

Capt Earl L Betscher Lt Col Edward L Burge Capt James M Hill A/3c Edward J Knapp A/2c Richard . . . — Map (db m93129) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 19th Air Depot Group
Dedicated to the men who served in the 19th Air Depot Group 1942 - 1945 Africa Italy France Activated 19 January 1942 Patterson Field Dedicated October 1990 — Map (db m51819) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 19th Bomb Group — "In Alis Vincimus" • "On Wings We Conquer" — The Black Knights • "Checkmate to Aggression" —
"In The Beginning" 1927-1932 The 19th Observation Group Rockwell AAF, CA - March AAF, CA 1932 - 1953 14th, 28th, 30th, 93rd, 435th [Squadrons] 5th Air Force • 20th Air Force • FEAF 1953 - 2008 19th Bombardment Wing • 19th Air . . . — Map (db m51655) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 19th Fighter Squadron

World War II - Pacific Theater: Pearl Harbor Day 1941 until the war ended - 1945 Pearl Harbor, Saipan, Guam, Tinian, Iwo Jima, I E Shima, Okinawa

The 19th flew and maintained P40s, P47s, and P38s. In aerial combat, the 19th . . . — Map (db m92992) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 1st - 6th Aircraft Repair Units (Floating) and 1st - 18th Aircraft Maint Units (Floating) — 1944 -USAAF - 1945

Air Depot Liberty Ships and Maintenance Unit Auxiliary Vessels supported air operations in the Western Pacific. Army, Navy and Merchant Marines combined to provide aircraft repair shops, specialty services, mobile maintenance, defensive . . . — Map (db m85743) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 1st AACS, Mobile — From March 1952 Until January 1975 — "1st In Last Out" —

Provided mobile communications and air traffic control support to operations in Korea, the Pacific, South Pacific and Vietnam.

Decorations Presidential Unit Citations (Southeast Asia) Three Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards with . . . — Map (db m84955) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 1st and 7th Emergency Rescue Squadrons — 1943 – 1945 — B-17 with Life Boats [and] OA-10 —

Dedicated to those who served saving the lives of over 400 downed fliers and crews

1st ERS Mediterranean Theater 7th ERS China, Burma and India Theater

Dedicated 7 Sept 2007 — Map (db m82753) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 1st Fighter Group
Dedicated to the memory of those who served and those who gave their lives defending our precious gift of freedom Oldest fighter organization in the United States Air Force 1st Pursuit Group May 1918 1st Fighter Group . . . — Map (db m26300) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 1st Lt Carl D. Nesbitt — 2 Feb. 1921 - 29 May 1944
World War II B17 Pilot 8th Air Force Remembered by his family — Map (db m51148) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 1st Tactical Depot Squadron — RAF Station Sculthorpe — 1954 – 1959 —
. . . — Map (db m82735) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 1st. Lieutenant Russell G. Ford — In Honor Of

Missing in Action on his 10th Mission 11 January 1944

339 Bombardment Squadron 96th Bomb Group H — Map (db m92989) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 20th Air Depot Group — Headquarters & Repair Squadrons — WWII 1942 - 1945 —

N. Africa • Tunisia 12th AF

Italy • Rome-Arno 15th AF MAAF

Dedicated 22, August 1997 — Map (db m86134) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 20th Troop Carrier Squadron — 6th Air Force • Caribbean Air Command — 1940 - 1948 —

Honor To Those Who Served France Fld, CZ - Howard Fld, CZ Borinquen Fld, PR - Waller Fld, Trinidad Albrook Fld, CZ Berlin Airlift, Rhein/Main AFB — Map (db m92797) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 21st Air Depot Group — 8th Air Force
In memory 21st Air Depot Group B.A.D. #1 Burtonwood England World War II 1942 - 1945 Dedicated Sept. 1988 — Map (db m27651) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 22nd Bomb Squadron — 341st Bomb Group (M) — China – Burma – India —

Dedicated to the cause of freedom the memory of those comrades who made the supreme sacrifice – those privileged to have serve in the 22nd Bomb Squadron from 1942 to 1945 — Map (db m92771) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 22nd Marine Regiment

The 22nd Marine Regiment was cited for their capture of Sugar Loaf Hill, 14-19 May 1944. The 4th Marine Regiment was cited for the Battle of Mount Yaetake. The 6th Marine Division lost 8,227 killed and wounded. In exchange, more than 18,000 . . . — Map (db m86514) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 27th Fighter Bomber Group
A-36 Invader • P-47 Thunderbolt Five Presidential Citations • 1941 - 1945 Invasions • 1943 - 1945 Sicily, Italy and Southern France Battle Stars Sicily • Naples-Foggia • Anzio Rome-Arno • Northern Appenines • Southern France . . . — Map (db m26260) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 28th Photo Recon Squadron — 1 May 1943 - 29 May 1946 — 7th Air Force —
Japan • China • Korea Ryukyus • Volcanos • Carolines Marianas • Marshalls 1218 Missions 4 July 1944 - 21 Sept 1945 P-38 Lightning Dedicated June 1992 — Map (db m51481) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 292nd Joint Assault Signal Company — Pro Patria et Unite — Air Corps • Signal Corps —
Dedicated to the men of the 292nd Joint Assault Signal Company Who effectively controlled ship to shore naval gunfire and naval air strikes for the amphibious operations of the 77th Infantry and 1st Cavalry Divisions Guam • . . . — Map (db m51258) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 29th Bomb Group (VH) — 314th Bomb Wing (VH) • 20th Air Force — 6th Bomb Sq. • 43rd Bomb Sq. • 52nd Bomb Sq. —
. . . — Map (db m92774) HM WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 2nd Bomb Group (H) — 7 Dec. 1941 - 28 Feb. 1946
20th Bomb Sq (H) • 49th Bomb Sq (H) 96th Bomb Sq (H) • 429th Bomb Sq (H) The 2d Bombardment Group relocated to Ephrata, Washington, then to Great Falls, Montana in 1942. Received newer B-17 aircraft and deployed to Algeria in North . . . — Map (db m26263) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 2nd Emergency Rescue Squadron — “The Snafu Snatchers” — 5th Air Force – 13th Air Force —

Committed to saving lives from New Guinea to the Philippines Over 700 rescued 1944 – 1945 — Map (db m82563) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 2nd Ferrying Group

Dedicated in remembrance of all who served in the 2nd Ferrying Group, Ferrying Division Air Transport Command New Castle Army Air Base, Delaware 1942 - 1946

The group delivered aircraft all over the world and was the first to . . . — Map (db m92839) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 2nd Fighter Squadron, 52nd Fighter Group — "The American Beagle Squadron"

This sculpture is a memorial to the men who served with the squadron in combat during World War 2

[Dedicated] 18 October 1986

Combat in the Spitfire From September 1942 through April 1944 the squadron flew combat missions in . . . — Map (db m83308) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 2nd Lt Charles H. Augustine — of Richmond, Va. — 366th Bomb Squadron • 305th Bomb Group (H) —

B-17 hit by flak over Berlin, 5 December 1944 Crew bailed out. All except Lt Augustine captured. His fate remains a mystery — Map (db m83115) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 2nd Strategic Air Depot — 8th Air Force
In memory of those who served Little Staughton • Abbots Ripton World War II • England • 1942 - 1945 Soldiers Together • Brothers Forever Dedicated May 1994 — Map (db m51153) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 301st Bombardment Group (H) — In Memoriam
To our brave and honored airmen who made the supreme sacrifice so this nation would remain free 32nd, 352nd, 353rd, 419th Combat Squadrons and Support Units 1942 - 1945 Activated 3 Feb 42, Geiger Field, Washington Deployed to England . . . — Map (db m32891) HM WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 303rd Bomb Group 'H' — Hells Angels
. . . — Map (db m25931) HM WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 307th Bomb Wing (M) — Lincoln AFB, Nebraska (1954 - 1965)

370 BS • 371 BS • 372 BS • 424 BS 307 ARS • 307 AEMS • 307 FMS • 307 OMS

To the members of the 307th and to their families May their sacrifices never be forgotten.

Dedicated 21 June 1996 — Map (db m86127) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 307th Fighter Squadron — 31st Fighter Group

8th Air Force Spitfire 1942 England

12th Air Force Spitfire 1943-1944 N. Africa

15th Air Force P-51-Mustang 1944-1945 Italy

Dedicated 8 June 1995 — Map (db m93485) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 308th Fighter Squadron • 31st Fighter Group — Return With Honor — 8th Air Force • 12th Air Force • 15th Air Force —
. . . — Map (db m51610) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 309th Fighter Squadron — 31st Fighter Group — 8th • 12th • 15th Air Forces —

World War II Campaigns Dieppe Raid to V-E Day

Air Offensive, Europe Algeria-French Morocco with Arrowhead Tunisia • Sicily with Arrowhead Naples-Foggia • Anzio • Rome-Arno Normandy • Northern France Southern France • . . . — Map (db m92963) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 30th Air Depot Group
In honor of the men who served in the 30th Air Depot Group European Theater 1943 - 1945 — Map (db m26235) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 30th Bombardment Group — World War II
Alaska, 1942 - 1943 Central Pacific, 1943 - 1946 In memory of those who served 1941 - 1946 Squadrons 21st, 27th, 38th, 392nd, 819th — Map (db m51123) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 310th Bombardment Wing (M) (SAC) — 1952 - 1965 — "Proudly they Served" —
1952-1954 · B-29 · KC-97 1954-1961 · B-47 · KC-97 1961-1964 · B-47 · KC-97 · Atlas F 1964-1965 · B-47 · KC-135 · Atlas F 379th BS · 380th BS · 381st BS 428th BS · 310th ARERS · 550th SMS 310th HQS · 310th AEMS · 310th FMS 310th . . . — Map (db m51659) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 310th Troop Carrier Squadron — Hamby's Rough Riders — 315th Troop Carrier Group • 9th AF —

1943 - 1945

Operations: Airborne Assaults - Normandy, Holland, Germany.

Campaigns: Normandy, Northern France Rhineland, Central Europe

A memorial to our comrades who served: 309th, 34th, & HQ Squadrons and former members of . . . — Map (db m84861) HM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 312th Bomb Group — Roarin' 20's — 5th Air Force —
386th • 387th • 388th • 389th [Bomb Squadrons] Headquarters In honor of those who served this group during WWII Dedicated September 1990 — Map (db m50968) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 313th Transport Squadron — 31st Transport Group, 9th Air Force — European Theater 1943 - 1945 —
Flew first air cargo mission to Omaha Beach (T-1, first temporary air strip). Returned to England with the first air evacuation of wounded from the Continent, 11 June 1944 The 313th Transport Squadron, supported by personnel of the 806th and . . . — Map (db m51326) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 314th Composite Wing — 5th Air Force
. . . — Map (db m93051) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 314th Transport Squadron — 31st Transport Group — 9th Air Force Service Command —

Engaged in airlift of cargo and personnel vital to the invasion forces, and in air evacuation of wounded from the Continent to England in the European Theater of Operations -- 1943-1945

The 314th Transport Squadron took part in five . . . — Map (db m94989) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 315th Troop Carrier Group — Hdqtrs, 34th, 43rd, 309th, 310th Sqdns.

Respectfully dedicated to our comrades who gave their lives during World War II while serving with the

315th Troop Carrier Group

Campaigns American Theater, Sicily, Normandy, Naples-Foggia, Northern France, Rhineland, Central . . . — Map (db m85744) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 316th Troop Carrier Group
Hqs., 36th., 37th., 44th.,& 45th. Squadrons World War II Nine battle stars Three Presidential Unit Citations A living memorial to those who served — Map (db m26039) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 316th Troop Carrier Squadron — Asiatic Pacific WWII — 1943 - 1946 —
Honoring Those Who Served With Valor And Distinction Dedicated 29 September 1995 — Map (db m51327) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 317th Veterans Group

Dedicated to the 317th Troop Carrier Group 317th Troop Carrier Wing 317th Tactical Airlift Wing

In honor of those who served 1942 – 1993

September 2003 — Map (db m82626) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 318th Fighter Group

Dedicated to all members of the 318th Fighter Group World War II – Pacific Theater

The 318th flew P47D’s off carriers in the invasion of Saipan. Strikes were made on Guam, Tinian, Rota, Truk and Iwo Jima. From Ie Shima, strikes . . . — Map (db m82874) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 319th Fighter Interceptor Squadron — We Get Ours At Night

24 June 1942 - 22 Dec. 1969

In memory of all Tomcats who served with distinction — Map (db m95149) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 322nd Bomb Group (M)
449th-450th-451st-452nd & HQs. Sqdns. 1942 - 1945 England-France-Belgium-Germany Distinguished Unit Citation ETO Medal & Six Battle Stars To those who flew the B-26 To those who kept them flying To those we left behind. . . . — Map (db m26257) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 325th Fighter Group — 317th • 318th • 319th Fighter Squadrons — P-40 • P-47 • P-51 —

World War II U.S. Army Air Force Mediterranean Theater 12th Air Force • 15th Air Force 1942 - 1945

Honoring Those Who Served

Dedicated 30 August 1996 — Map (db m95163) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 3276th Crypto School Squadron — Lackland AFB, TX

Dedicated to the Students, Instructors and Staff from the 1958 Veterans Group — Map (db m85713) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 32nd Troop Carrier Squadron
In honor of those who served in the 32nd Troop Carrier Squadron American Theater North African Theater European Theater 1943 - 1946 12th AF • 314th TCG • 9th AF — Map (db m25986) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 330th Bomb Group (VH) — Guam 1944-1945

During World War II the 330th Bomb Group, 314th Bomb Wing, 20th Air Force, flew 47 missions against the Japanese Empire from 12 April to 15 August 1945.

This plaque honors all those who served, especially the 100 men lost during . . . — Map (db m82738) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 339th Fighter Group — 8th Air Force
. . . — Map (db m51811) HM WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 339th Fighter Squadron
Dedicated to the men of the 339th Fighter Squadron, 339th Fighter Squadron (AW), and 339th Fighter Interceptor Squadron, who so courageously served their country during World War II; and before, during and after the Korean Conflict. Dedicated 5 . . . — Map (db m50970) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 33rd Troop Carrier Squadron — 5th Air Force — 1941 - 1946 —
For Dedicated Service To Honor and Remember One of the most decorated units Southwest Pacific WWII Dedicated June 1992 — Map (db m51560) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 341st Fighter Squadron — The "Blackjack" Squadron — P-47 Thunderbolt • P-51 Mustang —
Dedicated to all the men of the 341st Fighter Squadron, 348th Fighter Group, 5th Air Force Pacific Theater WWII Dedicated 26 September 1986 — Map (db m32918) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 345th Bombardment Group — Air Apaches — In Tribute to Those Who Served —
Fifth Air Force B-25 Strafers 11 November 1942 to 29 December 1945 Vital Statistics for the 345th Bomb Group Asia-Pacific Theater WWII Sorties 10,609 • Strike Sorties 9,120 Combat Flying Hours 58,562 Number of Bombs Dropped 58,171 . . . — Map (db m32913) HM WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 34th Bomb Group (Heavy) — Valor To Victory
To the American airmen of the 34th who in valor gave their lives to the victory that made real the challenge for world peace and unity. The 34th Heavy Bombardment Group, a unit of the United States Air Force in World War II Apr. 1944 - June . . . — Map (db m25928) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 351st Bombardment Group Memorial
This Memorial is Dedicated to the Men who During World War II Served with the 351st Bombardment Group (H) from May 1943 to June 1945 Based at Polebrook England, while flying B-17 type aircraft, they carried the air war deep into enemy occupied . . . — Map (db m114697) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 352nd Fighter Group — P-47 and P-51 — 8th Air Force —
In memory of the “Blue-Nosed Bastards of Bodney” 352nd Fighter Group 328th • 486th • 487th • Hdqs Sqdns 1st Service Group Hqs Sq • 1104th QM Co • 1066th Sig Co 17th Serv Sq • 1141st MP Co • 1772nd Ord Co • 22nd . . . — Map (db m27616) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 353rd Fighter Group — And Support Units
Dedicated to the members of the 353rd Fighter Group and Support Units that served at Gox Hill, Metfield and Raydon Airdromes, England, 1943 - 1945. Fighter Sqdns. 350th LH 351st YJ 352nd SX Aircraft P-47's - P-51's . . . — Map (db m27652) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 354th Fighter Group — "Pioneer Mustang" — 1942 - 1945 • 9th Air Force —
To honor our comrades who fought and died in the service of our country 353rd Squadron • 355th Squadron 356th Squadron Dedicated 22 October 1993 — Map (db m51433) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 354th Tactical Fighter Wing
Dedicated to the 354th Tactical Fighter Wing A7-D Myrtle Beach AFB 1970 – 1977

In honor of those pilots who flew, fought and died 353 Sq Panthers • 355 Sq Eagles 356 Sq Green Demons

In memory of LTC Anthony C. Shine, 355 . . . — Map (db m82745) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 364th Fighter Group — 383rd, 384th, 385th Fighter Sqdns & Support Units — P-38s and P-51s —
. . . — Map (db m27442) HM WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 368th Fighter Group — 9th Air Force
. . . — Map (db m51614) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 36th Bomb Squadron (H) Radar Counter Measure Unit — “The Gremlins” — In Tribute to Those Who Served, ETO 1944 – 1945 —
. . . — Map (db m82562) HM WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 375th Troop Carrier Group — Squadrons 55, 56, 57, 58 and HQs — 5th Air Force —

November 1942 - January 1946 Eight Campaigns; New Guinea To Japan Philippine Pres. Unit Citation. Dedicated To Those Who Served, And To Commemorate Those Missing In Action.

July 1995 — Map (db m94970) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 376th Heavy Bombardment Group
This memorial honors and pays tribute to the bravery of all our comrades who, from early 1942, served in and with the 376th Heavy Bombardment Group Egypt-Libya • Sicily • Naples-Foggia Rhineland • Southern France • Tunisia Rome-Arno • . . . — Map (db m32920) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 37th Fighter Squadron — 14th Fighter Group — North Africa • Italy —
This plaque is dedicated as a tribute to those who unselfishly served 1942 - 1945 Dedicated 9 Oct 1990 — Map (db m51894) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 383rd, 384th, and 385th Fighter Squadrons — and Support Units — P-38s • P-51s —

Dedicated by the pilots of the 364th Fighter Group Association honoring those ground & support unit personnel, both enlisted and officers, who through their efforts and devotion to duty enabled us to achieve victory in World War II.

364th . . . — Map (db m84968) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 384th Bomb Group (H)
In Memoriam 384th Bomb Group (H) U.S. 8th Air Force 1942 - 1946 — Map (db m26231) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 385th Bomb Group (H) — Great Ashfield 8th AF
In Memoriam of the officers and men of the 385th Bombardment Group (H), U.S. Army Air Forces who gave their lives in the Air Battles over Europe 1943-1945, this plaque is placed here by the comrades of those men as an . . . — Map (db m26291) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 387th Bomb Group (M)
Dedicated to the members 387th Bomb Group (M) 556th Bomb Squadron 557th Bomb Squadron 558th Bomb Squadron 559th Bomb Squadron 1 December 1942 - 17 November 1945 — Map (db m25970) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 389th Bomb Group — 564th, 565th, 566th, 567th Squadrons
. . . — Map (db m32904) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 390th Bomb Squadron — 42nd Bomb Group Crusaders — 13th Air Force • Jungle Air Force —

From Guadalcanal, the Russell Islands, Bougainville, Rabaul, Sansapor, New Guinea, the East Indies, Borneo, Balikpapan, Palawan to the Philippines and Japan. They offered their lives in the cause of peace and freedom. — Map (db m86464) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 390th Bombardment Group (H) — 13th Combat Wing --- 3rd Air Division of the 8th Air Force

This memorial is the configuration of the tail of a B-17 aircraft known as "The Flying Fortress." The 390th Bombardment Group (H) flew 301 combat missions out of England during World War II. In addition to its outstanding bombing record, the . . . — Map (db m83398) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 391st Bombardment Group (Medium) — 572nd, 573rd, 574th and HQ Squadrons • 9th Air Force — With Wings of Courage —

From bases in England, France, and Belgium, February 1944 until May 1945, the Group flew 149 missions, 10,124 sorties over enemy territory and dropped 15,786 tons of bombs on assigned targets

Battle Credits Awarded Air Defense, Europe . . . — Map (db m85746) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 392nd Bomb Group (Heavy)
This memorial in honor of those who served with the 392nd Bomb Group (H) 2nd Air Division, U.S.A. 8th Air Force, Wendling, England, who through their efforts, devotion, and duty aided in bringing victory to the Allies in World War II. . . . — Map (db m32900) HM WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 394th Bomb Group (M) — 9th Air Force
. . . — Map (db m51239) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 394th Bombardment Squadron (H) — B-17 “Flying Fortress” – B-24 “Liberator”

Commitment – Courage – Sacrifice from Pearl Harbor to Formosa (Taiwan)

Honoring the men of the 394th whose service to their country helped to win World War II

7 Dec 1942 – 13th “Jungle” Air Force . . . — Map (db m82876) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 39th Bomb Group (VH) — 60th • 61st • 62nd Squadrons — 314th Bomb Wing (VH) • 20th Air Force —
. . . — Map (db m85708) HM WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 39th Field Hospital

Dedicated to the honor and memory of the Officers, Doctors, Nurses, and Enlisted Staff 39th Field Hospital 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Air Force Clearing Hospitals 9th Air Force France – Holland – Belgium – Germany June . . . — Map (db m82583) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 39th Fighter Squadron
From the rain swept air fields of New Guinea to cold and wintery Korea, these young Americans carved for themselves and their posterity a symbol as majestic as the American Eagle itself. They will be a tribute to history forever. Clark Field • . . . — Map (db m51152) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 39th Troop Carrier Squadron — Jungle Skippers — Australia to Japan —

[Title is text] — Map (db m92907) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 3rd Aviation Field Depot Squadron — 1951 - 1953 — 15th Air Force • Strategic Air Command —

The Peacemakers

Anderson Air Force Base Guam

Dedicated 28 June 1996 — Map (db m94980) HM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 401st Bombardment Group (H) — 8th Air Force — "Best Damned Outfit in the USAAF" —
612th Bomb Sqdn. · 613th Bomb Sqdn. 614th Bomb Sqdn. · 615th Bomb Sqdn. Stationed at AAF Station 128, Deenethorpe, Northamptonshire, England. The 401 BG, assigned to the 1st Div, 84th Combat Wing, Eighth United States Army Air Force. . . . — Map (db m51806) HM WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 405th Fighter Group — 9th Air Force — P-47 —
In Memory of Those Who Served World War II • 1943-1945 509th, 510th, 511th Squadrons Dedicated 28 July 1993 — Map (db m51615) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 409th Bombardment Group (L) — ETO 1944 - 1945 • 9th Air Force — A-20 • A-26 —
. . . — Map (db m94992) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 40th & 68th Troop Carrier Squadrons — 1950 – The Cold War – 1954 — Airlift for NATO —
. . . — Map (db m82998) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 40th Fighter Squadron — 1939 - 1954 — 35 Ftr Group • 5th Air Force —

This squadron of young Americans bore the cost of freedom from the South Pacific to Japan and Korea. They earned respect and thanks from a grateful nation.

P-51 • P-39 • P-47 • F-80

Selfridge Field • Mt Gambier • Port Moresby • Antil . . . — Map (db m93516) HM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 40th Troop Carrier Squadron / 317th Troop Carrier Group — Jungle Skippers

WWII 1942 – 1945 Australia – New Guinea – Philippines Okinawa – Japan — Map (db m82580) HM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 410th Bombardment Group (L) — 9th Air Force • World War II — European Theater, 1943-1945 —
. . . — Map (db m51616) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 4134th / 320th Bombardment Wing (H) — Strategic Air Command — B-52 • KC-135 —
In commemoration of those who preserved our priceless heritage and peace with honor May 1958 - July 1989 Dedicated 13 August 1993 — Map (db m51367) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 416th Bombardment Group (L) — World War II - European Theater — 1943 - 1945 —
Bombardment Squadrons 668th - 669th - HQ - 670th - 671st - Support Units - 4th Ser. Grp - 79th Sta. Comp. 199th Med. Det. - Red Cross 21st Weather - 1297th Mil. Police Dedicated in Memory of the Gallant 416th Airmen and Diligent . . . — Map (db m51264) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 417th Bombardment Group (L) — Southwest Pacific Area — 5th Air Force —

New Guinea • 1944 • East Indies Philippines • 1945 • Okinawa A-20 Havoc

Dedicated in Memory of all our Airmen and Support Personnel Whose Supreme Sacrifices Aided in Preserving Freedom throughout the World.

Dedicated 19 . . . — Map (db m93124) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 419th Night Fighter Squadron — World War II Southwest Pacific

In honor of those who were a part of the 419th Squadron. The highest praise and gratitude is extended in their memory

P-38 – P-61 Black Widow – P-70 — Map (db m82724) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 41st Fighter Sqdn. — 1941-1945 • SWPA — 35th Ftr Grp • 5th Air Force —

Dedicated to all 41st Sq. personnel who served our nation to preserve our God given freedoms

Australia • New Guinea Dutch East Indies Philippines • Okinawa • Japan

P-39 • P-47 • P-51 — Map (db m92982) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 41st Troop Carrier Squadron — 1943 - 1945 — Jungle Skippers —

Australia • New Guinea Philippines • Okinawa Korea — Map (db m85745) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 420th Air Refueling Squadron

First Air Refueling Squadron in the Tactical Air Command England AFB 1954-1955 RAF Sculthorpe, England 1955-1964 KB-29P – KB-50J – Aerial Refueling Tankers

To the memory of those comrades who made the supreme sacrifice . . . — Map (db m82594) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 433rd Fighter Interceptor Squadron — “Satan’s Angels” — F-89 Scorpion —

Truax Field, Wisconsin 1952 – 1954 Ladd AFB, Alaska 1954 – 1957

In Honor of Those Who Served That We Might Live In Peace — Map (db m82769) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 434th Fighter Squadron — 479th Fighter Group • 8th Air Force — Wattisham, England • 1944-1945 —

To those who gave their today... for our tomorrow

Dedicated 9 October 1996 — Map (db m92971) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 435th Troop Carrier Group — HQ, 75th, 76th, 77th, and 78th Sqdns — 1943 - 1945 —

Dedicated to those who sacrificed their all for the cause of freedom

ETO – WWII – Campaigns Normandy Northern France Ardennes Rome Arno Southern France Rhineland Central France — Map (db m92765) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 435th Troop Carrier Wing (Reserve) — Organized 15 July 1947 • Deactivated 1 December 1965 — In Honor Of All Who Served —

76th, 77th, 78th Troop Carrier Squadrons C-46, C-119, C-124 Aircraft

First Air Force Reserve Troop Carrier Wing

Active Service for Korean War

Best Air Force Reserve Wing 1955.

Dedicated 3 October 1997 — Map (db m93474) HM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 436th Troop Carrier Group — Ready, Willing, Able
In memory of the gallant men of the 436th Troop Carrier Group World War II May their sacrifices for freedom and justice be commemorated in perpetuity Squadrons Headquarters 79 Troop Carrier • 80 Troop Carrier 81 Troop . . . — Map (db m50937) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 437th Troop Carrier Group — Auxilium Ex Coelo — World War II —
. . . — Map (db m51609) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 438th Troop Carrier Group
The 438th Troop Carrier Group in WWII led the airborne operations into Normandy, dropping elements of the 101st Airborne Division at 0048 hrs, 6 June 1944. Engaged also in the airborne operations in southern France; Eindhoven, Holland; . . . — Map (db m26031) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 43rd Bombardment Group — 5th Air Force WWII — Southwest Pacific —
“Ken's Men” Dedicated Oct. 7, 1988 — Map (db m27406) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 441st Troop Carrier Group

Dedicated to honor all personnel associated with the 441st Troop Carrier Group and all support units

HQ • 99 TCS • 100 TCS • 301 TCS • 302 TCS 9th Air Force ETO WWII They served with distinction

Campaigns Normandy • Rome Arno • . . . — Map (db m84956) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 442nd Troop Carrier Group — 9th Air Force — World War II —
- Squadrons - Headquarters 303rd Troop Carrier · 304th Troop Carrier 305th Troop Carrier · 306th Troop Carrier 1 September 1943 - 30 September 1946 Dedicated 27 July 1990 — Map (db m51810) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 442nd Troop Carrier Wing
Memorium In memory of the members of the 442nd Troop Carrier Wing who gave their lives to help preserve world peace. December 19, 1961 Maj Jacob T Battenberg Jr Capt Bobby E Wunsch Capt Brodie E Bryant Lt Warren R High . . . — Map (db m27664) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 445th Combat Group H — 1943 - 1945
2nd Combat Wing 2nd Air Division Tibenham England 8th Air Force Dedicated May 8, 1984 — Map (db m26032) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 445th Fighter Interceptor Squadron — F-89 [and] F-101

Air Defense Command Wurtsmith Air Force Base Michigan Aug 1955 – Sep 1968

F-101 First Place Winners William Tell 1961, 1963

Dedicated to those who served 13 October 2005 — Map (db m82722) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 446th Bomb Group (H) — 20th Combat Wing, Second Air Division, 8th Air Force
704 Sqdn, 705 Sqdn, 706 Sqdn, 707 Sqdn and Supporting Units 25th Station Complement Sqdn (SP) • 1214th QM Co. Service Group AVN (RS) • 885th Chemical Company • 378th Air Service Group • HQ and HQ Sqdn • 1248th MP Co. (AVN) • 2967th Finance . . . — Map (db m27606) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 447th Bomb Group
Dedicated to those who served in the 447th Bomb Group during World War II. Their display of courage, determination and skill under stress of combat were in keeping with the highest traditions of the United States Army Air Force. Squadrons: . . . — Map (db m51771) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 448th Bombardment Group — 20th Combat Wing • 2nd Air Div • 8th AF
Located near Seething, England from Dec. 1943 to June 1945, members of the 712, 713, 714 & 715 Squadrons flew 7,343 sorties on 282 misisons dropping 15,286 tons of bombs and shot down 47 enemy aircraft. Lost were 146 B-24 Liberator bombers with . . . — Map (db m27411) HM WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 44th Bomb Group (H) — 8th Air Force — B-24 Liberators —
Dedicated to the “Flying Eightball Group” First Mission 7 November 42 Last Mission 25 April 45 344 Combat Missions Destroyed 330 Enemy Planes Received the Distinguished Unit Citation for Kiel, Germany 14 May 1943 . . . — Map (db m26276) HM WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 44th Strategic Missile Wing — Aggressor Beware
Commemoration of the Patriots who served on the Plains of Western South Dakota 1962 - 1994 — Map (db m51309) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 450th Bombardment Group (H)
In honor of those who served with the 450th Bombardment Group (H) 1943 - Manduria, Italy - 1945 W.W.II Squadrons 720th - 721st - 722nd - 723rd "The Cottontails" Distinguished Unit Citations Regensburg Feb 25th 1944 Ploesti . . . — Map (db m51126) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 451st Bombardment Group (H)
With this memorial, we who served in the ranks of the 451st Bombardment Group (H), pay tribute to the memory of our heroic WW-II comrades “Bloodied in Battle........Cleansed by Courage” 3 Distinguished Unit Citations 25 . . . — Map (db m26076) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 451st Bombardment Squadron
In honor of the men who served in the 451st Bombardment Squadron 322nd Bombardment Group (M) Flew 301 combat missions in B-26 Marauders from England, France and Belgium during WWII 6 Campaigns in European Theatre of Operations . . . — Map (db m26289) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 452nd Bombardment Group
Dedicated to the members of the 452nd Bombardment Group Activated 1 June 1943 Deactivated 27 August 1945 728th Sqdn • 729th Sqdn 730th Sqdn • 731st Sqdn Base of Operations Deopham Green, England 250 combat missions flown in . . . — Map (db m25981) HM WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 453rd Bomb Group
1943 - 1945 453rd Bomb Group 2nd Combat Wing 2nd Air Division Old Buckenham England 8th Air Force Dedicated May 8 1984 — Map (db m25987) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 455th Bombardment Group (Heavy) — 304th Wing • 15th Air Force • B-24 — In Memory —

This memorial is dedicated to the officers and enlisted men of the 455th Bombardment Group (H) who served so valiantly in the defense of freedom during World War II. They distinguished themselves by performing strategic aerial warfare in the . . . — Map (db m84852) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 456th Bomb Group — 15th Air Force
744, 745, 746 & 747th Squadrons 1944 Cerignola, Italy 1946 In honor of those who served Dedicated Septeber 1992 — Map (db m51776) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 458th Bombardment Group (H) — 2nd Air Div Assn • 8th Air Force
752nd Bomb Sqdn • 753rd Bomb Sqdn 754th Bomb Sqdn • 755th Bomb Sqdn Dedicated to the memory of our 275 comrades who died in World War II while participating in 240 combat missions flown from Horsham St Faith, Norwich, England, into enemy . . . — Map (db m50931) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 459th Bomb Group (H)
Group Headquarters and Squadrons - 756th, 757th, 758th, 759th. 304th Bombardment Wing (H) 15th Air Force Cerignola, Italy 1944 - 1945 In memory of the former members who lost their lives during World War II and the deceased members of . . . — Map (db m32892) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 459th Fighter Squadron — 10th Air Force • Assam, India • CBI Theater — P38 Lightning Twin Dragon —

Awarded Distinguished Unit Citation for destruction of 119 enemy aircraft in 70 days Activated 15 September 1943 Inactivated 5 November 1945 — Map (db m83353) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 460th Bombardment Group (H) — 15th Air Force • 55th Wing
Hq • 760th • 761st • 762nd • 763rd Sqdns and Support Units Spinazzola, Italy 1944-1945 "Not in Vain" may be the pride of those who survived and the epitaph of those who fell. Winston Churchill Dedicated 28 May . . . — Map (db m51658) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 460th Fighter Squadron — The Black Rams — P-47 & P-51, New Guinea - Japan —
Dedicated to the personnel of the 460th Fighter Squadron – 348th Ftr Group – 5th Air Force in glory and honor. This unit was formed in New Guinea in 1944 as a special squadron in P-47 Aircraft Completed missions to Japan from . . . — Map (db m51777) HM WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 461st Bomb Group (H) — 1943 - 1945 — 15th Air Force - Italy —
In honor of the men of the 461st Bomb Group, 15th Air Force, who valiantly fought in 223 missions, bringing victory in Europe. Based in Cerignola, Italy, January 1944 [to] June 1945 Two Unit Citations Ten Campaigns Activated 1943 . . . — Map (db m51058) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 463 Tactical Airlift Wing

In honor of those who served Airlifters

Dedicated 11 July 2003 — Map (db m82584) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 463rd Bombardment Group (H) — (The Swoose Group) World War II — 5th Wing, 15th Air Force —
772nd Sq • 773rd Sq • 774 Sq • 775 Sq Group HQs and Support Units "Memorializing our comrades who were killed in action and honoring all who served" Dedicated Oct. 1988 — Map (db m50954) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 464th Bomb Group (Heavy)
In honor of the men of the 464th Bomb Group (Heavy) 15th Air Force, World War II, Activated 1 Aug 1943 Wendover Field, Utah. Trained Pocatello AAF, Idaho. Flew B-24 Liberators based at Pantanella, Italy over Southern, Central and . . . — Map (db m26234) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 465th Troop Carrier Wing — France — 1953 - 1957 —
To Honor Those Who Served With Pride and Distinction Dedicated September 1994 — Map (db m51390) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 466th Bombardment Group (H) Memorial Tree
. . . — Map (db m26256) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 467th Bombardment Group (H) — Sept. 1943 - June 1945
Dedicated 8 October 1983 to the memory of our comrades who died in training and in 212 combat missions flown in B-24 Liberator bombers from Station 145, Rackheath, Norfolk, England from 10 April 1944 to 25 April 1945, and to all . . . — Map (db m25984) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 474th Fighter Group — Lockheed P-38
In tribute to those who served 474 Fighter Group HQ • 428th • 429th • 430th Squadrons 9th AF • 9th Tactical Air Command World War II 1943 - 1945 England • France • Belgium • Germany Distinguished Unit Citation Belgian Fourragere . . . — Map (db m51393) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 479th Fighter Group — 434th, 435th, 436th Fighter Squadrons — 8th Air Force —

Wattisham, England · 1944-1945

Lest We Forget "All The Fine Young Men"

Dedicated - 9 October 1996 — Map (db m92970) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 47th Aerial Port Squadron — We Move the World — Military Airlift Command —
. . . — Map (db m95147) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 47th Fighter Squadron — Dogpatchers — 7th Fighter Command • 7th Air Force —

They fly farthest who fly first

Haliewa, HI. 7. Dec. 1941

Iwo Jima - Japan Feb. 1945 - Aug. 1945 — Map (db m84898) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 47th Troop Carrier Squadron — 9th Air Force — 1942 – 1945 —

To honor the members of the 47th Troop Carrier Squadron who served their country during WWII

Airborne Assault Sicily • Italy • Normandy Holland • Germany — Map (db m92768) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 482nd Bomb Group (P) — 8th Air Force Pathfinders — We Led The Way • 1943 - 1945 —

812th, 813th, and 814th Bomb Squadrons and All Support Units Station 102, Alconbury, England

Dedicated to all who served at Station 102 — Map (db m86518) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 483rd Bombardment Group (H)
Dedicated 30 September 1983 to the men of the 483rd Bombardment Group (H) 5th Wing, 15th Air Force Sterparone (near Foggia), Italy Activated 22 September 1943 Ephrata, Washington Deactivated 25 September 1945 Pisa, Italy . . . — Map (db m25933) HM WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 484th Bombardment Group — Commanding Officer Colonel William B. Keese — Deputy Commanding Officer Lt. Colonel Chester C. Busch —
The 484th Bombardment Group (Heavy) comprised of the 824th, 825th, 826th, 827th Squadrons, assigned to the 49th Bombardment Wing, 15th Air Force, flew the B-24 Liberator Bomber in 208 Combat Missions from April 1944 to May 1945 from its airfield at . . . — Map (db m51392) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 485th Bomb Group (Heavy)
In honor of the men of the 485th Bomb Group (Heavy) 15th Air Force, World War II. Activated 1 Oct 1943 Gowen Field, Idaho. Trained at Fairmont AAF, Nebraska. Flew B-24's from Venosa, Italy over Southern, Central, and Eastern . . . — Map (db m25934) HM WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 486th Bomb Group (H) — B-24 and B-17
. . . — Map (db m26036) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 487th Bomb Group (H) Association — Former A.F. Station 137, Lavenham, England — November 1943 to October 1945 —
"The Gentlemen From Hell" A tribute to the personnel of the 487th Bombardment Group (H) for sacrifices which contributed to end WWII in Europe. The 487th Bomb Group led the largest mission of the war on 24 December 1944. They achieved highest . . . — Map (db m51843) HM WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 487th Bomb Squadron (M) — 340th Bomb Group - 57th Bomb Wing — 1942 - 1945 —
North Africa • Sicily • Corsica • Italy Dedicated 12 August 1988 — Map (db m51240) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 488th Bomb Squadron "M" — Desert Air Force, 9th A.F., 12th A. F.
With courage - determination and devotion to duty - from April 1943 - supporting Allied Forces thorugh Africa - Sicily - Italy - The Balkans Greece - and Southern France - til Victory in May 1945 They Proudly Served November . . . — Map (db m26378) HM WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 489th Bomb Group (H) — 844th, 845th, 846th, & 847th Squadrons
. . . — Map (db m82768) HM WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 489th Bomb Squadron — 1942 - 1945 — 340th Bomb Group - 57th Bomb Wing —
North Africa • Sicily Corsica • Italy 9 Battle Stars Distinguished Unit Citation with one cluster Dedicated 18 June 1988 — Map (db m50951) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 48th Fighter Squadron — 14th Fighter Group
In honor of the Lockheed P-38 "Lightning" and the men who, by flying and supporting, made it possible for this aircraft to have one of the most outstanding records of any fighter-interceptor class aircraft during World War II. Dedicated 9 . . . — Map (db m51897) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 48th Troop Carrier Squadron — 313th Troop Carrier Group — 2 March 1942 - 8 June 1955 —
England - France French Morocco - Tunisia - Italy Austria - Germany - Sicily Dedicated 2 October 1992 — Map (db m51149) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 490th Bombardment Group
Dedicated to the officers and men of the 490th Bombardment Group who were Killed in Action Killed in Line of Duty Missing in Action 848 B.S. • 849 B.S. 850 B.S. • 851 B.S. and All Service Units Their Sacrifice Was . . . — Map (db m26232) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 491st Bombardment Group (H) — Ringmasters
"No other 8th Air Force Group was committed to action so fast - flew so many missions in so short a time - achieving such fine results." 14th CBW Final Report (1945) Distinguished Unit Citation 26 November 1944 Air Offensive . . . — Map (db m51401) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 492nd Bomb Group — 2nd Bomb Division • 14th Combat Wing • 8th Air Force

Daylight Operations North Pickenham, England 11 May 1944 - 7 August 1944 856th, 857th, 858th, and 859th Squadrons

This Group suffered heavier losses than any other B-24 Group for a three month period.

Dedicated in honor of our . . . — Map (db m83451) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 493rd Bomb Group (H) — 8th Air Force
The 493rd Bomb Group (H) Honors Those who served and those who died Debach England 1944 – 1945 — Map (db m51718) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 493rd Fighter Squadron — 48th Fighter Group • 9th Air Force — 1941 - 1945 —
In Honor Of 493rd Fighter Sqdn. Dedicated 6-6-89 — Map (db m51820) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 494th Bomb Group — Kelley's Kobras

Dedicated to those who served

Campaigns Eastern Mandates – Western Pacific Luzon – Southern Philippine Islands Ryukyus – China and Air Offensive of Japan — Map (db m82733) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 4950th Test Wing Crash Memorial
In Remembrance These 21 trees form a living tribute to loved ones lost in the 6 May 1981 crash of a 4950th Test Wing EC-135N Advanced Range Instrumentation Aircraft Capt Thomas E. Bayliss SSgt Joseph T. Brundige, Jr. SSgt Michael W. . . . — Map (db m26265) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 49th Fighter Group/Wing — Tutor et Ultor — "I Protect and Avenge" —
Activated 16 Jan 41 • Dedicated to all members who served with Distinction-Honor-Valor-Devotion • Recognition for outstanding achievements during war/peace. • Participation world conflicts - operational/historical USAF events • WWII . . . — Map (db m51719) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 49th Fighter Squadron • 14th Fighter Group (TE)

England 1942 North Africa 1942-1943 Sicily 1943 Corsica 1944 Italy 1943-1945

This plaque is placed here in memory of our comrades as an everlasting tribute to their heroic sacrifices.

4 July 1986 — Map (db m84856) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 4th Air Depot Group
Dedicated to the honor and memory of the men who served in the 4th Air Depot Group Southwest Pacific Theater 1941-1945 — Map (db m27410) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 4th Ferrying Group — Ferrying Division, Air Tansport Command — Nashville-Memphis, Tennessee, 1942 - 1945 —
Delivered all types of aircraft all over the world Dedicated May 17, 1991 — Map (db m51774) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 504th Bomb Group (VH) — 313th Bomb Wing • 20th Air Force • WWII — Tinian, Mariana Islands —

The achievement has been the final victory. Those who gave their lives to gain this end are remembered for more than names on a casualty list. By carrying the battle vigorously to the enemy, they insured the preservation of the American Way of . . . — Map (db m84906) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 509th Composite Group — First Atomic Bombardment — Silverplate B-29 • 20th Air Force —

The 509th Composite Group operated from the island of Tinian in the western Pacific from June to November, 1945.

On 6 August 1945, a B-29 of the 393rd Bomb Squadron dropped the first atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima. Three days . . . — Map (db m95151) HM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 50th Troop Carrier • Tactical Airlift • Airlft Squadron — 1942 - 1992 — 50 Years of Airlift Service —
And For All Who Served Dedicated 17 September 1992 — Map (db m51726) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 529th Fighter Squadron — 311th Fighter Group — 10th Air Force —
A Salute To Those Who Served 1942 - 1945 India China P-51A Mustang Dedicated September 1992 — Map (db m51348) HM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 53rd Troop Carrier Wing — Ninth Air Force — Dedicated To —

Activated 1 Aug 42 Deactivated 11 Oct 45

434th T.C. G.P. 435th T.C. G.P. 436th T.C. G.P. 437th T.C. G.P. 438th T.C. G.P. — Map (db m93484) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 551st AEW&C Wing — Otis AFB, Cape Cod, Ma., 1954 – 1969 — “Videre Est Parari” —

Dedicated to the men and women who supported or flew the RC121D & EC121H. Fifty of our group made the ultimate sacrifice. — Map (db m82628) WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 553rd Reconnaissance Wing's Vietnam Fallen

In honor of the fallen from the 553rd Reconnaissance Wing Vietnam Conflict

TSgt James H Belflower Major Paul R Lundsford TSgt Albert N Booker – 1Lt John A Marsh Major Thomas M Brandom Jr Lt Col William C McCormick Jr A1C . . . — Map (db m82770) HM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 556th Strategic Missile Squadron — In Utrumque Paratus

We dedicated this plaque to all the personnel of the 556th Strategic Missile Squadron I.C.B.M. and Snark who gave their best and kept the United States Air Force missiles in readiness during the Cold War and the "Cuban Missile . . . — Map (db m92990) HM WM

Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 58th Bomb Wing
China - Burma - India to the Marianas 1943 - 1945 Dedicated to the memory of those who served 40th - 444th - 462nd - 468th Bomb Groups 25th - 78th - 86th - 87th Air Service Groups “Wait Till the 58th Gets Here” . . . — Map (db m26377) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 5th Air Force
Dedicated to the men and women who served in the 5th Air Force in World War II The 5th Air Force Commanded initially by General George C. Kenney the 5th Air Force, although holding a low priority for men and equipment, wrested . . . — Map (db m27407) WM
Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — 5th Bomb Group (H) — 23rd Bomb Sq • 31st Bomb Sq • 72nd Bomb Sq • 394th Bomb Sq — 13th Air Force —

Dedicated to those who served from Hawaii to the Philippines and all those islands in between.

[Dedicated] 30 May 1987 — Map (db m83337) HM


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