Pooler in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
"P T's Pirates"
Eighth Air Force
In Memory of
"P T's Pirates"
Lt Paul T Wilkerson, Pilot
Lt Clyde S Sewell, Copilot
Lt Leroy S Campbell, Navigator
Lt Richard Sullivan, Bombardier
T/Sgt George C Gray, Engineer
T/Sgt Frank Terlesky, Radioman
S/Sgt Robert Dotter, Asst Radioman
S/Sgt Norman S Reed, Asst Engineer
S/Sgt Henry S Bunting, Gunner
S/Sgt James Murray, Gunner
S/Sgt Martin B Castle, Gunner
Shot Down on Mission #24
Returning From Hamm
April 22, 1944
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, World II.
Location. 32° 6.942′ N, 81° 14.251′ W. Marker is in Pooler, Georgia, in Chatham County. Memorial is on 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. 2nd Strategic Air Depot (here, next 445th Bombardment Group (Heavy) (here, next to this marker); "Hell's Angels" - "Might in Flight" 303rd Bombardment Group (H) (a few steps from this marker); The 339th FTR Grp, 8th A.F. (a few steps from this marker); Lt. Alpheus L. Kilmer Crew (a few steps from this marker); 486th Bombardment Group (H) (a few steps from this marker); Pandora's Box (a few steps from this marker); 1st Lt. Harlan Leroy Cook (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pooler.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 25, 2019. It was originally submitted on November 14, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 467 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 14, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.