Memorial-Medal of Honor RecipientMemorial to Hilliard Almond Wilbanks-Awarded the Medal of Honor in the name of Congress. Rank-Captain United States Air Force; Organization-21st Tactical Air Support Squadron, Nha Trang Air Force Base; Mortally Wounded-near Dalat, Republic of Vietnam 24 February 1967; Entered Service-Atlanta, Georgia; Birthplace-Cornelia, Georgia, 26 July 1933; Burial Site-Fayette Methodist Cemetery, Fayette, Mississippi; Other Medals Awarded-Distinguished Flying Cross, Purple Heart, Air Medal w/18 Oak Leaf Clusters, and Air Force Commendation Medal.
|Series||This marker is part of the Medal of Honor Recipients series|
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|Date Added||Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 1:38am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 268978 N 3821981|
|Decimal Degrees||34.51360000, -83.51660000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 30.816', W 83° 30.996'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 30' 48.96" N, 83° 30' 59.76" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 740 Wyly St, Cornelia GA 30531, US|
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