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

Stanley's Stalwarts

8th Air Force

 
 
Stanley's Stalwarts Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
1. Stanley's Stalwarts Marker
Inscription.
379th BG   527 BS
Kimbolton, England

P      S W Cebuhar            POW
CP   D C Reopelle            POW
N      A M Thomas             LBC  
B      R G Engstrand        POW 
NG   L H Gates                  POW
FE   L F Higginbotham     POW
RO   W B Hardy                KIA   
BT   G R Byers                 KIA   
WG   F E Beam                 POW
TG   J P Dillon                  POW 

 
Location. 32° 6.957′ N, 81° 14.254′ 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 12 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Swiss Tribute to WW II Combat Aircrewmen USAAF (here, next to this marker); "Nye's Annihilators" (here, next to this marker); Lt. J E Bass Pilot and Crew (here, next to this marker); 93rd BG   482nd BG (P)  389th BG (here, next to this marker); Arky - Missy G   Crew (here, next to this marker); The Weixler's
Stanley's Stalwarts Marker indicated by white arrow image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
2. Stanley's Stalwarts Marker indicated by white arrow
(here, next to this marker); Crew of Sugarfoot (here, next to this marker); The Fighting Scouts Of The 8th Air Force (here, next to this marker); Tribute to Captain MacDonald Austin and Sargeant Jack Berlin (here, next to this marker); A Crew Of Sky Queen (here, next to this marker); Crew Of Fritz Blitz (a few steps from this marker); Pandora's Box (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pooler.
 
Also see . . .  379th Bombardment Group- Eighth Air Force Historical Society. Engaged primarily in bombardment of strategic targets such as industries, oil refineries, storage plants, submarine pens, airfields, and communications centers in Germany, France, Holland, Belgium, Norway, and Poland. (Submitted on August 19, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Stanley's Stalwarts Marker located at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
3. Stanley's Stalwarts Marker located at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum
379th BG Banner image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
4. 379th BG Banner
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 20, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 18, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 280 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 18, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
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