Air Force Memorial

Air Force Memorial
Air Force Memorial
Address
One Air Force Memorial Drive
Arlington, VA 22211
Region Northern Virginia
Locality Arlington
Phone: (703) 247-5808
Fax: (703) 247-5819
Email afmf@airforcememorial.org
Air Force Memorial www.airforcememorial.org

The United States Air Force Memorial honors the service and sacrifices of the men and women of the United States Air Force and its predecessor organizations, including the Aeronautical Division, U.S. Signal Corps; the Aviation Section, U.S. Signal Corps; the Division of Military Aeronautics, Secretary of War; the Army Air Service; the U.S. Army Air Corps; and the U.S. Army Air Forces. More than 54,000 airmen have died in combat while serving in the Air Force and these historical service arms of the military, the second highest of any of America’s four armed services.

Located on a promontory in Arlington, Virginia, overlooking the Pentagon and adjacent to Arlington Cemetery, the Air Force Memorial is easily seen on the skyline of Washington, D.C. and Northern Virginia.




Last Updated: 11/6/2006 2:01 PM
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