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B/G John S. Allard

Eighth Air Force

 
 
B/G John S. Allard Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Stroud, 2013
1. B/G John S. Allard Marker


Inscription.  
In Honor Of
B/G John S. Allard
1897 - 1967
1917-18 Signal Corps (AAC)
Army Air Force - July 1942 - January 1946

Staff - 12th Air Force
Became Chief of Staff of Eighth Air Force
under Lt/General James H Doolittle
January 1944 - May 1945

Distinguished Service Medal
Legion Of Merit
Silver Star
Order Of The British Empire
French Legion d'Honneur
Croix De Guerre With Palm
Returned to Curtiss Wright Corporation

 
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II. In addition, it is included in the Distinguished Service Medal series list. A significant historical month for this entry is January 1946.
 
Location. 32° 6.945′ N, 81° 14.212′ 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, Memorial Garden. 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. 379th Bombardment Group (H) (here, next to this marker); The Resistance
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(here, next to this marker); 351st Bombardment Group (Heavy) (here, next to this marker); 491st Bombardment Group (H) (here, next to this marker); Lewis Elton Lyle (a few steps from this marker); 466th Bomb Group (H) (a few steps from this marker); WW II Bombardiers (a few steps from this marker); Lace's Aces (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pooler.
 
B/G John S. Allard Marker found at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Stroud, 2013
2. B/G John S. Allard Marker found at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on June 27, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 415 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 27, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.

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