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

Sittin’ Pretty

 
 
Sittin' Pretty Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
1. Sittin' Pretty Marker
Group Mission 268 Target : Berlin, Germany
Inscription.
96th    337th
Bomb Group   Squadron
Sittin' Pretty
Lt Charles L Shinault     P
Lt Harold L Barlow     P
Lt John B Connell     CP
Lt Rex L Maluy          N
Lt Fred A Huston     B
T/Sgt William H Wayland     E
T/Sgt Robert L Breese     R
S/Sgt Wm Max Shirley     G
S/Sgt George W Youngs     G
S/Sgt Cleon A Ayer               TG
S/Sgt Wm E Reynolds          G
S/Sgt Donald W Bouts          G

Sittin' Pretty Lost Over Berlin Feb. 3, 1945

 
Location. 32° 6.953′ N, 81° 14.249′ 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 in this post office area: Pooler GA 31322, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 55th Fighter Group (here, next to this marker); Members Of The Rüsselsheim Death March (here, next to this marker); 1st Lt Harlan Leroy Cook (here, next to this marker); "Hard 17" (here, next to this marker); Crew Of Fritz Blitz (here, next to this marker); Lt. Alpheus L. Kilmer Crew
Sittin' Pretty Marker indicated by white arrow image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
2. Sittin' Pretty Marker indicated by white arrow
(here, next to this marker); To The War Time Mothers of America (here, next to this marker); "Stubborn Jean" (here, next to this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Pooler.
 
Also see . . .  96th Bomb Group - Eighth Air Force Historical Society. ...attacking, during the early months of 1945, the communications supplying German armies on the western front. (Submitted on August 3, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Sittin' Pretty Marker located at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
3. Sittin' Pretty Marker located 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 239 times since then and 15 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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