Memorial to the USAF Dead in Operation Eagle Claw Historical

Memorial to the USAF Dead in Operation Eagle Claw Historical (HM1W9Z)

Location: Hurlburt Field, FL 32544 Okaloosa County
Country: United States of America

N 30° 24.801', W 86° 42.049'

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Desert One, Iran

—1980 —


Greater love has
no man than this,
that a man lay
down his life for
his friends.
  John 15:13

On the night of
April 1980, these
men gave their
loves in the
gallant attempt
to free the
American hostages
in Iran.

In memory of
Maj. Harold Lawton Lewis, Jr.
Maj. Lyn Davis McIntosh
Maj. Richard Lynn Bakke
Capt. Charles Thomas McMillan, II
TSgt. Joel Columbus Mayo
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HM NumberHM1W9Z
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Placed ByThe Hurlburt Field Memorial Air Park Council
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, December 13th, 2016 at 5:01pm PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16R E 528735 N 3364627
Decimal Degrees30.41335000, -86.70081667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 24.801', W 86° 42.049'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 24' 48.06" N, 86° 42' 2.94" W
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Area Code(s)850
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 210 Cody Ave, Hurlburt Field FL 32544, US
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