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479th Fighter Group

 
 
479th Fighter Group Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Stroud, 2013
1. 479th Fighter Group Marker
Inscription.  
434th          435th
Fighter Squadron    Fighter Squadron
436th
Fighter Squadron

8th Air Force
Wattisham, England 1944-1945
Lest We Forget "All The Young Men"
Dedicated 17 Oct 1997

 
Erected 1997.
 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
 
Location. 32° 6.945′ N, 81° 14.226′ W. Marker is in Pooler, Georgia, in Chatham County. Memorial can be reached from 175 Bourne Avenue.. Located adjacent to I-95, Georgia exit 102, (US 80 east), at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: 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. 453rd Bomb Group (here, next to this marker); 493rd Bomb Group (here, next to this marker); Lace's Aces (here, next to this marker); 364th Fighter Group (a few steps from this marker); WW II Bombardiers (a few steps from this marker); James H. Doolittle (a few steps from this
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marker); 356th Fighter Group (a few steps from this marker); Black Thursday    Oct 14 1943 (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pooler.
 
479th Fighter Group Marker at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum Memorial Gardens image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Stroud, 2013
2. 479th Fighter Group Marker at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum Memorial Gardens
Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mike Stroud, 2013
3. Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 25, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 29, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 559 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 29, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.

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