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. 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. 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 Lt. Alpheus L. Kilmer Crew (here, next to this marker); 486th Bombardment Group (H) (here, next to this marker); Pandora's Box (here, next to this marker); 1st Lt. Harlan Leroy Cook (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map 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.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 14, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 375 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 14, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.