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Museum Opens

May 21, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

The Wurtsmith Air Museum is officially open for the season!

The Wurtsmith Air Museum has thousands of items on
display, waiting for you to learn about.
Here are just a few:

  • WWI Uniform with its history documented
  • Local WWI pilot’s flight manual & dog tags
  • Norden Bomb Sight
  • Submarine models & history
  • Tuskegee Airmen Training in Oscoda
  • The movie “Fighter Squadron” was filmed on base
  • Letters & artifacts from the Korean War
  • Coast Guard & Merchant Marine articles
  • Viet Nam uniforms, medals, patches and a local 4-Star General display
  • Women in the Military
  • Information about the KC-135 crash at Wurtsmith in 1988
  • Kalitta Air history
  • Ric Mixter “Bombs Away” DVD including his flight on the
  • “Old Crow Express”, the last B-52 to leave WAFB
  • An expanded Wurtsmith Room full of historical information/pictures/articles and more


May 21, 2022
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Wurtsmith Air Museum
4071 E Van Ettan S
Oscoda, MI 48750 United States
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