Lt. Charles Moran, USAF
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
N 37° 10.782 W 085° 54.436
16S E 596999 N 4115366
Quick Description: Lt Moran is memorialized for his Korean War contributions on this Kentucky Historic Marker in his hometown of Horse Cave.
Location: Kentucky, United States
Date Posted: 3/19/2010 10:25:05 AM
Waymark Code: WM8DYX
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member condor1
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Long Description:
Shot down a lead plane of first invading flight of the Korean War, June 27, 1950. Four of enemy's nine fighter planes destroyed. Lt. Moran was killed in action 40 days later, Aug. 7, 1950. Member of 68th Fighter (AW) Squadron. Born in Horse Cave, 1924. Grandson of "Uncle Charlie" Moran, Centre's famous football coach. Lt. Moran buried in Horse Cave Cemetery.
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Type of memorial: Plaque

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