Pooler in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
452nd Bomb Group
Of Those Who Served In The
452nd Bombardment Group
Activated 1 June 1943
Deactivated 27 August 1945
730th, 731st Squadrons
Base of Operations-
Deopham Green, England
250 Combat Missions Flown in B-17's
1 Unit Citation
2 Medal of Honor Recipients
Dedicated by the 452nd BG Association
Location. 32° 6.902′ N, 81° 14.23′ 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. Butler's Bums (here, next to this marker); Lt. Colonel James A. Verinis (here, next to this marker); Reinhardt M. King & Crew (here, next to this marker); 447th Bomb Group (here, next to this marker); Blitzing Betsy (a few steps from this marker); In Memory Of...Best Of Friends (a few steps from this marker); The Duchess (a few steps from this marker); Our Beloved Brothers (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pooler.
Also see . . . 452nd Bombardment Group - Eighth Air Force Historical Society. ... bombardment of strategic targets, including marshalling yards at Frankfurt, aircraft assembly plants at Regensburg, aircraft component works at Kassel, the ball-bearing industry at Schweinfurt, a synthetic rubber plant at Hannover, and oil installations at Bohlen.... (Submitted on April 25, 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 April 24, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 596 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 24, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.