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

Patsy Ann II

Eighth Air Force

 
 
Patsy Ann II Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
1. Patsy Ann II Marker
Inscription.
Deputy Lead, First Flight
D-Day and Next 23 Missions
Harold Morrison  P   Ty Shanley  TG
Shot Down On Mission 34
* Dominic Yocco  RO  # Jim Moos  B
# CB Murphy  CP  # Frank Wholley  N
# Bill Rausch  E  # Allen Schneider  BTG
# Jay Steele  RWG  # Bud Willems  LWG

KIA *    POW #

 
Location. 32° 6.919′ N, 81° 14.227′ 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. 904th Signal Co. Depot AVN (here, next to this marker); 446th Bomb Group (here, next to this marker); 93rd Bomb Group (H) In Memory Of (a few steps from this marker); 20th Fighter Gp (a few steps from this marker); Base Air Depot No. 2 Station 582 USAAF (a few steps from this marker); 36th BS RCM (a few steps from this marker); 457th Bombardment Group (H) (a few steps from this marker); 56th Fighter Group (a few steps from this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Pooler.
 
Also see . . .
1. 44th Bombardment Group - Eighth Air Force Historical Society
Patsy Ann II Marker indicated by white arrow image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
2. Patsy Ann II Marker indicated by white arrow
. Struck airfields, railroads, and V-weapon sites in preparation for the Normandy invasion; supported the invasion in Jun 1944 by attacking strong points in the beachhead area and transportation targets behind the front lines. Aided the Caen offensive and the St Lo breakthrough in Jul. Dropped food, ammunition, and other supplies to troops engaged in the airborne attack on Holland in Sep. (Submitted on November 16, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 

2. Armed Forces. com of World War II. 7 July 1944_crash_B-24_Patsy Ann II_44BG (Submitted on November 16, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Patsy Ann II Marker located at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
3. Patsy Ann II Marker located at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum
Patsy Ann II Crew member Jim Moos, Bombadier image. Click for full size.
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4. Patsy Ann II Crew member Jim Moos, Bombadier
Patsy Ann II Crew Member Dominic Yocco, Radio Operator image. Click for full size.
By Armed Forces. com of World War II, `
5. Patsy Ann II Crew Member Dominic Yocco, Radio Operator
Patsy Ann II Crew Member Jay Steele, Gunner image. Click for full size.
By Armed Forces. com of World War II, `
6. Patsy Ann II Crew Member Jay Steele, Gunner
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 351 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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