Pooler in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
2nd Lt Louis Howard Bourgeault
Eighth Air Force
Presented In His Memory
By The Family And Friends Of
2nd Lt Louis Howard
427th Sq 303rd BG
Shot down by anti-aircraft guns over
Berlin Germany - June 21, 1944
Along with the crew of the "Old Crow"
1st Lt Charles R Allen Pilot POW
2nd Lt James S Parham Co-Pilot POW
2nd Lt John A Thurmon Navigator POW
2nd Lt Louis Howard Bourgeault Bombardier POW
T Sgt John A Reed Radio †
S Sgt Leroy H Foerster Engineer NOB
S Sgt Donald Bourlier Gunner NOB
S Sgt Lee Knedler Gunner POW
S Sgt Robert Bohenstiel Gunner POW
S Sgt Edward Stansbury Gunner POW
Location. 32° 6.934′ N, 81° 14.241′ 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. 801st / 492nd Bomb Group (here, next to this marker); "Hell's Angels" - "Might in Flight" 303rd Bombardment Group (H) (a few steps from this marker); The 339th FTR Grp, 8th A.F. (a few steps from this marker); Destiny's Tot (a few steps from this marker); 392nd Bomb Group (a few steps from this marker); 56th Fighter Group (a few steps from this marker); 2nd Strategic Air Depot (a few steps from this marker); B-24 Big Banner (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pooler.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 3, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 341 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 3, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.