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I had no idea this memorial existed and was surprised by its location until reading about its... read more

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Motherroad
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Middlebury, Indiana
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This memorial is amazing. It makes you think of all of the things that those men went thru. You... read more

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All reviews tuskegee airmen pow camp during world war ii air force out of the way across the street few minutes worth a visit run around regional airport american army picnic tables off the highway interesting history airfield training german
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I had no idea this memorial existed and was surprised by its location until reading about its history. What an inspiration those young men were, despite all the hardships and roadblocks they encountered along the way. For the record, another excellent exhibit devoted to the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This memorial is amazing. It makes you think of all of the things that those men went thru. You can actually sit on one of the benches and reflect back to another time. Worth visiting.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank 723terrib
Reviewed April 27, 2019 via mobile

Off the highway and rather neglected. The memorial and the adjacent area documenting the airbase are in need of sprucing up. An ideal Boy Scout project. A pleasant place to picnic quietly as no one else will be there.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 5, 2019 via mobile

A great Memorial to a group of men who did so much for their country in a time of war, in a foreign country, when at home they were not allowed to drink from any fountain and had to sit on particular spots in the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Minkster56
Reviewed April 4, 2019

We stopped by to see the Tuskegee Memorial but learned a lot more. The town bought 200 acres back in the 1930s for a small airfield. The Federal government took it over for WW2 and added another 3800 acres primarily to train airmen safely (its...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 8, 2019 via mobile

We stopped by the Tuskegee Airmen’s Memorial at the Walterboro Regional Airport with friends. The Memorial is there, because that is where the Tuskegee Airmen trained before being sent overseas in WWII. The Memorial is small, but tells their story and the difficulties they faced,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Fletch1946
Reviewed February 6, 2019

There are no bells & whistles or other gimmicks that draw you to this beautiful memorial. It's a little out of the way but trust me, seek it out and you will not be disappointed. You can't help but feel the sense of history when...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank swamibob
Reviewed December 8, 2018

Great history lesson. A nice tribute to those who served and helped grant us our freedom. With all the new upgraded sites throughout the country, this Memorial is due improvements and recognition. This story needs to be told. More plaques, more history, more, more, more....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JoyceVanPelt
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

Look around at you life today theses brave fighters are a big part of why you live in a free country I say thank you to them. The park is nice but could use a facelift Maybe the county will help that as they are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dougsrnhnm
Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

Great display with photos and script about this brave corps of Airmen who trained here. Sure was also a POW camp for a time.

Date of experience: November 2018
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sjones56
January 6, 2017|
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Response from Susan M | Reviewed this property |
I think it's open 24/7 -- it's an outdoor display located near the airport. The information was very interesting.
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