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Pooler in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

B/G John S. Allard

Eighth Air Force

 
 
B/G John S. Allard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
1. B/G John S. Allard Marker


Inscription.
In Honor Of
B/G John S. Allard
1897 - 1967
1917-18 Signal Corps (AAC)
Army Air Force - July 1942 - January 1946

Staff - 12th Air Force
Became Chief of Staff of Eighth Air Force
under Lt/General James H Doolittle
January 1944 - May 1945

Distinguished Service Medal
Legion Of Merit
Silver Star
Order Of The British Empire
French Legion d'Honneur
Croix De Guerre With Palm
Returned to Curtiss Wright Corporation

 
Location. 32° 6.945′ N, 81° 14.212′ 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, Memorial Garden. 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. 379th Bombardment Group (H) (here, next to this marker); The Resistance (here, next to this marker); 351st Bombardment Group (Heavy) (here, next to this marker); 491st Bombardment Group (H) (here, next to this marker); Lewis Elton Lyle (a few
B/G John S. Allard Marker found at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
2. B/G John S. Allard Marker found at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum
steps from this marker); 466th Bomb Group (H) (a few steps from this marker); WW II Bombardiers (a few steps from this marker); Lace's Aces (a few steps from this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Pooler.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 233 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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