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Pooler in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
452nd Bomb Group
 
452nd Bomb Group Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, 2013
1. 452nd Bomb Group Marker
 
Inscription.
In Rememberence
Of Those Who Served In The
452nd Bombardment Group
Activated 1 June 1943
Deactivated 27 August 1945
728th, 729th,
730th, 731st Squadrons

Base of Operations-
Deopham Green, England
250 Combat Missions Flown in B-17's
1 Unit Citation
2 Medal of Honor Recipients
Dedicated by the 452nd BG Association

 
Location. 32° 6.902′ N, 81° 14.23′ W. Marker is in Pooler, Georgia, in Chatham County. Click for map. Located adjacent to I-95, Georgia exit 102, (US 80 east), at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 175 Bourne Avenue, Pooler GA 31322, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Butler's Bums (here, next to this marker); Lt. Colonel James A. Verinis (here, next to this marker); Reinhardt M. King & Crew (here, next to this marker); 447th Bomb Group (here, next to this marker); Blitzing Betsy (a few steps from this marker); In Memory Of...Best Of Friends (a few steps from this marker); The Duchess (a few steps from this marker); Our Beloved Brothers (a few steps from this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Pooler.
 
Also see . . .
 
452nd Bomb Group 728th Squadron Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, 2013
2. 452nd Bomb Group 728th Squadron
Buffagator
 
 452nd Bombardment Group - Eighth Air Force Historical Society. ... bombardment of strategic targets, including marshalling yards at Frankfurt, aircraft assembly plants at Regensburg, aircraft component works at Kassel, the ball-bearing industry at Schweinfurt, a synthetic rubber plant at Hannover, and oil installations at Bohlen.... (Submitted on April 25, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
452nd Bomb Group 728th Squadron Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, 2013
3. 452nd Bomb Group 728th Squadron
Duccilli's Crew
 
 
452nd Bomb Group 728th Bomb Squadron Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, 2013
4. 452nd Bomb Group 728th Bomb Squadron
Mr Completely Crew
Thank You God
All Returned Home
 
 
452nd Bomb Group Marker, indicated by the white arrow, at upper left Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, 2013
5. 452nd Bomb Group Marker, indicated by the white arrow, at upper left
 
 
452nd Bomb Group Marker found at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, 2013
6. 452nd Bomb Group Marker found at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on April 24, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 241 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 24, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
 
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