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

In Memory Of...Best Of Friends

 
 
In Memory Of...Best Of Friends Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
1. In Memory Of...Best Of Friends Marker
Inscription.
Capt George M Perry - Pilot
"Best Man" B-24
467th BG   791st BS
1st LT Warren E Thrun - Pilot
"Tommy Thumper"   B-24
34th BG   4th BS
2nd LT Louis E Wetzel -Co-Pilot
"Devils Daughter"   B-17
390th BG   570th BS
KIA October 8, 1943

Best Of Friends -- Roger Sweeney
 
Location. 32° 6.906′ N, 81° 14.234′ 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. Blitzing Betsy (here, next to this marker); 447th Bomb Group (here, next to this marker); Our Beloved Brothers (here, next to this marker); The Duchess (here, next to this marker); Lt. Colonel James A. Verinis (here, next to this marker); Butler's Bums (here, next to this marker); 305th Bomb Group (H) (a few steps from this marker); 452nd Bomb Group (a few steps from this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Pooler.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
In Memory Of...Best Of Friends Marker, indicated by white arrow image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
2. In Memory Of...Best Of Friends Marker, indicated by white arrow
In Memory Of...Best Of Friends Marker found at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
3. In Memory Of...Best Of Friends 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 257 times since then and 17 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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