Pooler in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
356th Fighter Group
Hqtrs & Support Sqdns
413 Missions Flown - 278 Enemy Aircraft
Destroyed With Loss of 72 Personnel...
Operated From Martlesham Heath,
Ipswich, England From October 1943
To May 1945. This Memorial is a
Reminder of the Supreme Sacrifices Made
To Preserve Freedom in the World.
365th Fighter Group Association - October 1997
Location. 32° 6.945′ N, 81° 14.233′ 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. 487th Bomb Group (here, next to this marker); 364th Fighter Group (here, next to this marker); James H. Doolittle (here, next to this marker); 453rd Bomb Group (a few steps from this marker); Black Thursday Oct 14 1943 (a few steps 479th Fighter Group (a few steps from this marker); Destiny's Tot (a few steps from this marker); 493rd Bomb Group (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pooler.
Also see . . . 356th Fighter Group - Eighth Air Force Historical Society. ...its targets including U-boat installations, barges, shipyards, airdromes, hangars, marshalling yards, locomotives, trucks, oil facilities, flak towers, and radar stations. Bombed and strafed in the Arnheim area .... (Submitted on April 29, 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 29, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 453 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 29, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. 3. submitted on August 4, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.