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B-29 Memorial Plaza

Great Bend Airport Entrance, Great Bend, KS 67530
+1 620-793-5125
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More WWll and Kansas History

The last leg of my All Kansas Counties Tour included the Great Bend Airport. Here you will find... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2015
Steve K
,
Lee's Summit, Missouri
Fascinating

Open air memorial with beautiful memorial plaques, gardens and helicopter and airplane. Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2014
tastypet
,
Freeport, Texas
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10 Aug 2015
“More WWll and Kansas History”
19 Mar 2014
“Fascinating”
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Great Bend Airport Entrance, Great Bend, KS 67530
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Reviewed 10 August 2015

The last leg of my All Kansas Counties Tour included the Great Bend Airport. Here you will find the B-29 Memorial Plaza. I enjoyed reading about the B-29 Superfortress, the early obstacles and the plane it became. Although, not very big, the memorial is nicely...More

Thank Steve K
Reviewed 20 March 2014

Open air memorial with beautiful memorial plaques, gardens and helicopter and airplane. Beautiful areas to sit and reflect and privately thank those who served for our freedoms.

1  Thank tastypet
Reviewed 10 September 2013

This War Memorial is just outside of Great Bend, Kansas heading west. It is well marked and is on the old airfield for training flyers during WWII.It is right off the Santa Fe Trail.A must see if you are in this part of Kansas.

1  Thank rap5657
Reviewed 3 December 2012

Small but important part of WWII history located at the Great Bend Airport. The few existing huge B~29 hangers are impressive insize.

1  Thank David M
Reviewed 19 August 2012

The B-29 Memorial Plaza is just outside of town near the airport. It is all outside and has a miniature model of a B-29 and some history regarding the importance of the aircraft to the area and to WWII. It’s a quick stop and worth...More

Thank lojo34
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