Historic Markers Across Alabama



Bird-Dog



Marker ID:  
Location: South Hansell Street (Building 714), Montgomery AL
County: Montgomery
Coordinates: N 32° 22.562    W 086° 20.908
  32.37603333    -86.34846666
Style: Carved Stone **
Waymark: None
 



Text:

Bird-Dog

The Cessna 305A (O-1A)
(L-19A) was used extensively
for Forward Air
Controller service in
Southeast Asia.
The “Bird-Dog” was made
available to Civil Air Patrol
from DOD excess sources
and is a proven vehicle in
the performance of the CAP
emergency services mission.


Aircraft donated by
C A P Supply Depot

1983 by Civil Air Patrol. ‘







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