Pooler in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Eighth Air Force
1st Lt Robert H Butler P
F/O Delbert L Reynolds CP
1st Lt Richard F Scully N
T/Sgt Dante Schifani E
T/Sgt Martin Kallinen R
T/Sgt James A Stuthers TNG
S/Sgt William E Swords TG
S/Sgt Joseph P Remy BTG
S/Sgt Edward J Renowden WG
Completed 33 Missions Over Germany
Jan 14 / Apr 14,1945
S/Sgt Swords Shot Down ME109 On Mar2, 1945
Location. 32° 6.903′ N, 81° 14.231′ 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. Lt. Colonel James A. Verinis (here, next to this marker); 452nd Bomb Group (here, next to this marker); 447th Bomb Group (here, next to this marker); Blitzing Betsy (here, next to this marker); Reinhardt M. King & Crew In Memory Of...Best Of Friends (here, next to 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 . . . 34th Bombardment Group - Eighth Air Force Historical Society. ...In Mar 1945, with few industrial targets remaining and with Allied armies advancing across Germany, the 34th turned almost solely to interdicting enemy communications and supporting Allied ground forces.... (Submitted on July 27, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
Categories. • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 27, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 289 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 27, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.