Pooler in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
452nd Bomb Group
Of Those Who Served In The
452nd Bombardment Group
Activated 1 June 1943
Deactivated 27 August 1945
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 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.)
Categories. • War, World II •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 473 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.