Hopkinsville, Kentucky: Fort Campbell Air Crash Memorial

Bronze soldier and granite monument pays tribute to the 248 Fort Campbell servicemen who died in a 1985 Canadian plane crash.

Fort Campbell Memorial Park

Address:
4110 US-41 ALT, Hopkinsville, KY
Directions:
Fort Campbell Memorial Park. South of town, on the east side of US-41 ALT/Fort Campbell Blvd, at its intersection with Pennyrile Pkwy.
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Army 1985 crash memorial.

Fallen Soldiers Monument

Monument pays tribute to the 248 soldiers from Fort Campbell who lost their lives in a 1985 plane crash in Newfoundland. They were on their way home from a peacekeeping mission in the Sinai.

[Stephen Francia, 06/16/2020]

The Arrow Air Flight 1285 crash of a DC-8 jetliner remains the deadliest ever in Canada, and the deadliest suffered by the U.S. Army in peacetime.


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