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Escuadron 201 Memorial
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member HANSENNI
N 38° 00.556 W 121° 53.198
10S E 597739 N 4207428
Quick Description: Escuadron 201 memorial commemorating serving of Mexican Nationals in WWII.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 3/12/2008 5:20:49 AM
Waymark Code: WM3C18
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member CoinsAndPins
Views: 7

Long Description:
Memorial dedicated to 35 pilots and 300 other Mexican nationals who served with Squadron 201, 5th 5th Fighter Group, 5th US Army Air Corps in 1945. Plaque was donated by the Vietnam Veterans of Pittsburg, CA, on November 11, 1993.


Memorial is located in Memorial Park, at 650 Harbor Drive, Pittsburg, CA.
List if there are any visiting hours:
24 x 7 access.


Entrance fees (if it applies): None

Type of memorial: Plaque

Website pertaining to the memorial: Not listed

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