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Pooler in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

A Crew Of Sky Queen

 
 
A Crew Of Sky Queen Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
1. A Crew Of Sky Queen Marker
Inscription.
91st   324th
BG      BS
A Crew Of Sky Queen
 1st Lt George McEwen    P
2nd Lt Frank Fornaca      CP
2nd Lt Edward Hoevet    B
      F/O John Dickson       N
 S/Sgt Robert Cleveland  E
 S/Sgt Richard Hanley      R
     Sgt John Unger            BTG
     Sgt Robert Dean          WG
     Sgt Charles Eichert     TG
We did not fly the Mighty Eighth's
First Mission
But we flew its last - April 20, 1945

Station 121       Bassingbourn
 
Location. 32° 6.96′ N, 81° 14.255′ W. Marker is in Pooler, Georgia, in Chatham County. Touch for map. Located adjacent to I-95, Georgia exit 102, (US 80 east), at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 175 Bourne Avenue, Pooler GA 31322, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Tribute to Captain MacDonald Austin and Sargeant Jack Berlin (here, next to this marker); The Weixler's (here, next to this marker); Arky - Missy G   Crew (here, next to this marker); Lt. J E Bass Pilot and Crew (here, next to this marker); Swiss Tribute to WW II Combat Aircrewmen USAAF
A Crew Of Sky Queen Marker indicated by white arrow, on Wall of Heroes image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud
2. A Crew Of Sky Queen Marker indicated by white arrow, on Wall of Heroes
(here, next to this marker); Stanley's Stalwarts (here, next to this marker); "Nye's Annihilators" (here, next to this marker); 93rd BG   482nd BG (P)  389th BG (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pooler.
 
Also see . . .  91st Bombardment Group - Eighth Airforce Historical Society. Specific targets included airfields at Villacoublay and Oldenburg, aircraft factories in Oranienburg and Brussels, chemical industries in Leverkusen and Peenemunde, ball-bearing plants in Schweinfurt, and other industries in Ludwigshafen, Berlin, Frankfurt, and Wilhelmshaven. (Submitted on July 12, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. War, World II
 
A Crew Of Sky Queen Marker found at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
3. A Crew Of Sky Queen Marker found at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 12, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 301 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 12, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
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