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

Pandora's Box

Eighth Air Force

 
 
Pandora's Box Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
1. Pandora's Box Marker
Group Mission 66, Target :Brunswick (Braunschweig), Germany
Inscription.
   388th BG (H)    561st BS
        Pandora's Box
Down 10 Feb 44 - Nordlehne, Belgium

2nd Lt Phillip C Evans     KIA   Lowell, Mass 
2nd Lt Lewis C Heatly     KIA   Granite, OK
2nd Lt William J DeVine   POW   Chicago, IL
2nd Lt Edwin D Stewart   KIA   Williamsport, IN
T/Sgt Sorney Jacobson   POW   Pennyan, NY
T/Sgt William J McAllister  KIA   Indianapolis, IN
S/Sgt Carl Falba            KIA   New Castle, PA
S/Sgt John McAleenan     KIA   Durham, NC
S/Sgt Clyne M Stewart    KIA   Winston Salem, NC
S/Sgt William T McDermott   POW   Auduban, NC

   In Memory and Honor
Dedicated By McAleenan Family
 
Location. 32° 6.952′ N, 81° 14.252′ 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. 486th Bombardment Group (H) (here, next to this marker); "Hard 17" (here, next to this marker); Crew Of Fritz Blitz (here, next to this
Pandora's Box Marker as indicated by white arrow image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2013
2. Pandora's Box Marker as indicated by white arrow
marker); Members Of The Rüsselsheim Death March (here, next to this marker); Lt. Alpheus L. Kilmer Crew (here, next to this marker); 55th Fighter Group (here, next to this marker); Sittin' Pretty (here, next to this marker); 1st Lt Harlan Leroy Cook (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pooler.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Pandora's Box Marker located at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, July 30, 2013
3. Pandora's Box Marker located at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 5, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 298 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 5, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
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