Pooler in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
To The War Time Mothers of America
This marker is dedicated to my mother Mrs. Sarah MacIntyre and my mother in law Mrs. Zola Swift who like millions of other mothers joined together with their sons and daughters to rid the world of the evils of the empires of Germany and Japan during World War II.
These women not only gave up their sons and daughters to the Armed Forces, they also worked in the war industries and donated countless hours to the activities of the local USO clubs. Prayer was their only relief for anxiety. The question asked is, how well would these sons and daughters have existed without the telephone calls, the Care Packages and the letters from home.
These mothers were the backbone of
The Greatest Generation!
Location. 32° 6.953′ N, 81° 14.248′ W. Marker is in Pooler, Georgia, in Chatham County. Located adjacent to I-95, Georgia exit 102, (US 80 east), at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 175 Bourne Avenue, Pooler GA 31322, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "Stubborn Jean" (here, next to this marker); Sittin' Pretty 1st Lt. Harlan Leroy Cook (here, next to this marker); 55th Fighter Group (here, next to this marker); Members Of The Rüsselsheim Death March (here, next to this marker); Lt. Alpheus L. Kilmer Crew (here, next to this marker); Silver Chief (here, next to this marker); Crew Of Fritz Blitz (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pooler.
Categories. • War, World II •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 10, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 334 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 10, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.