Pooler in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
364th Fighter Group
In Honored Memory
To the gallent men of the 364th Fighter Group
who gave their lives for the freedom of our country
Greater Love Hath No Man
342 Missions 455 Enemy Aircraft Destroyed
Honington, England, 8th Air Force 1944-45
Activated 25 May 1943
Deactivated 10 November 1945
* 383rd Squadron
Acosta, Argent J. Hubley, Ralph L.
Allvin, Eldon R. Johnson, Harry, Jr.
Bectel, John H. Kearney, Charles E.
Bettin, Norman F. Kerr, John
Braly, Houston L., Jr Kiley, Thomas W.
Brennan, Edmund Kortendick, Edward W.
Bussey, James A. London, Kenneth F.
Carlson, Creighton C. Massy, James S.
Carrilo, Miguel Steadman, Altus
Cruger, Nicholas W. Stepman, Alfred C.
Dupont, John J. Voelker, Donald P.
Gilliland, Leown A. Wilson, Loren R.
Our Base Support Units
314 Air Serv. Grp. Hq.
449 Air Service Group
825 Air Engineering Sq.
649 Air Material Sq.
467 Service Squadron
1599 Ordnance Company
2017 Fire Fighters
1097 Signal Co.
68th Station Comp. Sq.
1178th Quartermaster Co.
27th Air Transport Grp.
364th Group Headquarters
Chilton, Andrew L.
* 384th Squadron
Albrecht, Alfred A. Lang, Irvin E.
Allen, John J. Litten, Earl E.
Baker, Neil T. Lysowski, Henry J.
Bowen, Jarrett D. MacLean, Norman O.
Bowers, Elmer O. Myers, Orville E.
Curtis, Paul H. Nelson, Theodore D.
Farnsworth, Everett W. O'Conner, Richard J.
Ferguson, Larry N. Pogue, Walter W.
Ford, John C. Porter, James A.
Johnson, Jack V. Porter, Theodore S.
Kercher, Victor L. Price, Sterling J.
Kingsbury, Fred F. Reidenbach, Gerald C.
Kirkpatrick, Howard V. Russell, Lee R.
Knapp, Edgar Jr. Simcoke, Rodney
Korecky, James R. Steinbacher, John R.
Kuhn, George C. Visconti, Lawrence
Kunzler, Rayman D. Yost, Byron P.
* 385th Squadron
Auguste, Robert A. O'Connell, William P.
Barrie, Jack T. Pohmer, Wilfred A.
Brown, Harold E. Reynolds, Robert B.
Dean, William P. Shea, Walter J.
Dominy, Reed H. Smith, Curtis A.
Edwards, Robert P. Souillario, Raymond E.
Gonder, Joseph R. Street, Clyde M.
Hassell, Edward M. Sullivan, Walter A.
Housholder, William T. Sullivan, William F.
Howard, Chelius C. Vickers, John R.
Jones, Grant L. Visconte, Romildo
Joy, Harold D. Warner, Clarence B.
Laity, Howard M., Jr. Whipple, Ira R.
Lasch, Theodore M. Whitehead, Robert L.
Linn, Marcus C. Wilkins, Edward
Loucks, Glenn W. Williams, Roy E.
Montague,Wilson Zakovec, Eugene A.
385th Armaments Section
Thompson, Paul A.
Erected by Dedicated by 364 FGA.
Location. 32° 6.947′ N, 81° 14.231′ W. Marker is in Pooler, Georgia, in Chatham County. Marker is on 175 Bourne Avenue. Touch for map. Located adjacent to I-95, Georgia exit 102, (US 80 east), at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Pooler GA 31322, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker James H. Doolittle (here, next to this marker); 356th Fighter Group (here, next to this marker); 487th Bomb Group (here, next to this marker); 453rd Bomb Group (here, next to this marker); Black Thursday Oct 14 1943 (here, next to this marker); 479th Fighter Group (a few steps from this marker); 493rd Bomb Group (a few steps from this marker); 355th Fighter Group (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pooler.
Also see . . . 364th Fighter Group - Eigth Air Force Historical Society. ... Flew escort, dive-bombing, strafing, and patrol missions in France, Belgium, Holland, and Germany. At first, operated primarily as escort for heavy bombers. Patrolled the English Channel during the Normandy invasion in Jun 1944, and, while continuing escort operations, supported ground forces in France after the invasion by strafing and bombing locomotives, marshalling yards, bridges, barges, and other targets. ... (Submitted on April 26, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • War, World II •
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