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

93rd BG   482nd BG (P)  389th BG

8th Air Force

 
 
93rd BG   482nd BG (P)  389th BG Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
1. 93rd BG   482nd BG (P)  389th BG Marker
Inscription.
Lt Col Howard R Hinchman  P
Capt Donald R Dahl         CP
Lt Col Clarence W Neumann  N
Capt Robert B Williams     B
Col Ralph I Leslie         P  *
FLt Ralph E Williams       CP *
FLt James T Ryan           N  *
FLt Veto A Iavecchia       B  *
MSgt Robert H Rumery       R  *
TSgt George E Rake         EG *
SSgt James L Schrock       G
SSgt Donald B Hudspeth     G  *
SSgt Neil E Park           G  *
SSgt Eugene R Garner       G  *
     * MIA Interned In Sweden
 
Location. 32° 6.956′ N, 81° 14.254′ W. Marker is in Pooler, Georgia, in Chatham County. Touch 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. "Nye's Annihilators" (here, next to this marker); Crew of Sugarfoot (here, next to this marker); The Fighting Scouts Of The 8th Air Force (here, next to this marker); Stanley's Stalwarts (here, next to this marker); Swiss Tribute to WW II Combat Aircrewmen USAAF
93rd BG   482nd BG (P)  389th BG Marker indicated by white arrow image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
2. 93rd BG   482nd BG (P)  389th BG Marker indicated by white arrow
(here, next to this marker); Lt. J E Bass Pilot and Crew (here, next to this marker); Arky - Missy G   Crew (here, next to this marker); The Weixler's (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pooler.
 
Also see . . .
1. 93rd Bombardment Group - Eighth Air Force Historical Society. Entered combat on 9 Oct 1942 by attacking steel and engineering works at Lille. Until Dec 1942, operated primarily against submarine pens in the Bay of Biscay. (Submitted on October 19, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 

2. 482nd Bombardment Group (Pathfinder) - Eighth Air Force Historical Society. Provided a pathfinder force of radar-equipped aircraft to precede bomber formations and indicate targets obscured by weather. (Submitted on October 19, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 

3. 389th Bombardment Group - Eighth Air Force Historical Society. concentrated primarily on strategic objectives in France, the Low Countries, and Germany. (Submitted on October 19, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. War, World II
 
  389th BG Banner image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
3.   389th BG Banner
93rd BG   482nd BG (P)  389th BG Marker located at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
4. 93rd BG   482nd BG (P)  389th BG Marker located at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 19, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 1,114 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 19, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
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