448th Bombardment Group

448th Bombardment Group (HMI7S)

Location: Riverside, OH 45431 Montgomery County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 46.813', W 84° 6.732'

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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 over 400 air crew killed.

To Their Memory

This bit of history is dedicated by survivors of the 448th, 16 July 1986
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HM NumberHMI7S
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Year Placed1986
Placed BySurvivors of the 448th Bombardment Group
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Date Added Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at 3:49am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 747309 N 4407353
Decimal Degrees39.78021667, -84.11220000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 46.813', W 84° 6.732'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 46' 48.78" N, 84° 6' 43.92" W
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Area Code(s)937
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3776 Spaatz Cir, Riverside OH 45431, US
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