Pooler in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Eighth Air Force
Bomb Group Squadron
R.J. Andrews B
J. Griset N
J.A. Gruman P
W.W. Harwell BT
K.M. Jacobson RO
L.T. Melton CP
R.R. Ruhmann TG
H.H. Shanks RWG
E.M. Snyder ENG
"Hard 17" Crash Landed On Continent 10/01/45 And Was Scrapped
Erected by R.J. Andrews and Family.
Location. 32° 6.953′ N, 81° 14.251′ 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. Crew Of Fritz Blitz (here, next to this marker); Members Of The Rüsselsheim Death March (here, next to this marker); 55th Fighter Group (here, next to this marker); Sittin' Pretty (here, next to this marker); Lt. Alpheus L. Kilmer Crew (here, next to this marker); 486th Bombardment Group (H) Pandora's Box (here, next to this marker); 1st Lt Harlan Leroy Cook (here, next to this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Pooler.
Also see . . . 401st Bombardment Group - Eighth Air Force Historical Society. Operated chiefly against strategic targets, bombing industries, submarine facilities, shipyards, missile sites, marshalling yards, and airfields; (Submitted on September 14, 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 286 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.