Two 10 CS members volunteer laying wreaths on graves
United States Air Force Academy Cemetery is a cemetery at the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
Notable interments [ edit ]
Samuel C. Phillips, Air Force four-star general, Director of Apollo Program through Apollo 11 - Man's First Steps on the Moon.
William J. Crawford, World War II Medal of Honor recipient, US Army retired Master Sergeant & janitor at the USAF Academy
Salvador E. Felices, delivered the first KC-135 to SAC Headquarters. Was the first to pilot the first flight of a KC-135 made by the then joint Chiefs of Staff. Participated in " Operation Power Flite", the first around the world non-stop flight by an all-jet aircraft.
Harold L. George, espoused precision daylight bombing methods, unofficial leader of the Bomber Mafia, first leader of Air Transport Command
Hubert R. Harmon, first Superintendent of the Air Force Academy
Curtis LeMay, Air Force Chief of Staff and the father of Strategic Air Command (SAC)
Robin Olds, Air Force brigadier general and fighter ace
John Dale Ryan, Air Force Chief of Staff
Carl Spaatz, first Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force
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Coordinates: 39°0′50″N 104°51′20″W / 39.01389°N 104.85556°W