Barrett Tillman Historical

Barrett Tillman Historical (HM1XYC)

Location: Mesa, AZ 85215 Maricopa County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 27.152', W 111° 44.122'

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Barrett Tillman

Barrett Tillman (born 1948) is an award-winning author who has made significant contributions to aviation history. As a teenaged private pilot in the 1960s he began restoring and flying historic aircraft including the world's only Douglas SBD Dauntless dive bomber, which became the subject of his first book in 1976. He has written hundreds of articles and scores of books on aviation subjects in the United States, Europe, and Asia. His work involved interviews and correspondence with hundreds of fliers from WWI to the present. He has also been an aviation book publisher and magazine editor, and his contributions to preserving our flying heritage earned him the accolade of "the gold standard in naval aviation history.     2004
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HM NumberHM1XYC
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Year Placed2004
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Date Added Tuesday, April 18th, 2017 at 5:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)12S E 431657 N 3701698
Decimal Degrees33.45253333, -111.73536667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 27.152', W 111° 44.122'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 27' 9.12" N, 111° 44' 7.32" W
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Area Code(s)480, 602
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2053 N Greenfield Rd, Mesa AZ 85215, US
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