Pooler in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Patsy Ann II
Eighth Air Force
D-Day and Next 23 Missions
Harold Morrison P Ty Shanley TG
Shot Down On Mission 34
* Dominic Yocco RO # Jim Moos B
# CB Murphy CP # Frank Wholley N
# Bill Rausch E # Allen Schneider BTG
# Jay Steele RWG # Bud Willems LWG
KIA * POW #
Location. 32° 6.919′ N, 81° 14.227′ 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. 904th Signal Co. Depot AVN (here, next to this marker); 446th Bomb Group (here, next to this marker); 93rd Bomb Group (H) In Memory Of (a few steps from this marker); 20th Fighter Gp (a few steps from this marker); Base Air Depot No. 2 Station 582 USAAF 36th BS RCM (a few steps from this marker); 457th Bombardment Group (H) (a few steps from this marker); 56th Fighter Group (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pooler.
Also see . . .
1. 44th Bombardment Group - Eighth Air Force Historical Society. Struck airfields, railroads, and V-weapon sites in preparation for the Normandy invasion; supported the invasion in Jun 1944 by attacking strong points in the beachhead area and transportation targets behind the front lines. Aided the Caen offensive and the St Lo breakthrough in Jul. Dropped food, ammunition, and other supplies to troops engaged in the airborne attack on Holland in Sep. (Submitted on November 16, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
2. Armed Forces. com of World War II. 7 July 1944_crash_B-24_Patsy Ann II_44BG (Submitted on November 16, 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 November 16, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 425 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 17, 2013, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.