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

A Crew Of Sky Queen

 
 
A Crew Of Sky Queen Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
1. A Crew Of Sky Queen Marker
Inscription.
91st   324th
BG      BS
A Crew Of Sky Queen
 1st Lt George McEwen    P
2nd Lt Frank Fornaca      CP
2nd Lt Edward Hoevet    B
      F/O John Dickson       N
 S/Sgt Robert Cleveland  E
 S/Sgt Richard Hanley      R
     Sgt John Unger            BTG
     Sgt Robert Dean          WG
     Sgt Charles Eichert     TG
We did not fly the Mighty Eighth's
First Mission
But we flew its last - April 20, 1945

Station 121       Bassingbourn
 
Location. 32° 6.96′ N, 81° 14.255′ 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. Tribute to Captain MacDonald Austin and Sargeant Jack Berlin (here, next to this marker); The Weixler's (here, next to this marker); Arky - Missy G   Crew (here, next to this marker); Lt. J E Bass Pilot and Crew (here, next to this marker); Swiss Tribute to WW II Combat Aircrewmen USAAF
A Crew Of Sky Queen Marker indicated by white arrow, on Wall of Heroes image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud
2. A Crew Of Sky Queen Marker indicated by white arrow, on Wall of Heroes
(here, next to this marker); Stanley's Stalwarts (here, next to this marker); "Nye's Annihilators" (here, next to this marker); 93rd BG   482nd BG (P)  389th BG (a few steps from this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Pooler.
 
Also see . . .  91st Bombardment Group - Eighth Airforce Historical Society. Specific targets included airfields at Villacoublay and Oldenburg, aircraft factories in Oranienburg and Brussels, chemical industries in Leverkusen and Peenemunde, ball-bearing plants in Schweinfurt, and other industries in Ludwigshafen, Berlin, Frankfurt, and Wilhelmshaven. (Submitted on July 12, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. War, World II
 
A Crew Of Sky Queen Marker found at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
3. A Crew Of Sky Queen Marker found at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 270 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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