Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Pooler, Georgia.
Visited 13 March 2013.
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
F-4 Phantom.
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Stearman trainer.
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Stearman Trainer.
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
B-17 being restored as the "City of Savannah" which was the 5,000th airplane to have been processed through Hunter Army Airfileld near Savannah in World War II.
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
B-17 being restored as the "City of Savannah" which was the 5,000th airplanhe to have been processed through Hunter Army Airfileld near Savannah in World War II.
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Nose section of B-24 Liberator "Fightin' Sam."
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
B-17 being restored as the "City of Savannah" which was the 5,000th airplanhe to have been processed through Hunter Army Airfileld near Savannah in World War II.
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
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Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
B-47 Stratojet.
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
View of the Museum from the memorial gardens.
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
B-47 Stratojet.
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
B-47 Stratojet.
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
P-51 at the Mighty 8th.
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
One of the many plaques commemorating units or persons during WWII.
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Another large memorial.
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
One of the best dioramas Grandpa Roy has ever seen depicts a raid on the oil refinery at Ploesti, Rumania, which supplied 60 percent of Nazi Germany's crude oil.
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
A view of the Memorial Gardens on exiting the museum.
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Some memorials, such as this one to the 379th Bombardment Group were quite large. A lot of history is engraved on this one.
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
This memorial to the 398th Bombardment Group is smaller and simpler.
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
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Another type of plaque.
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
For more photos of this MiG-17A, see the MiG-17 section of the Russian Aircraft Photos.
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Forward fuselage and cockpit of MiG-21 Fishbed Soviet-designed fighter. Grandpa Roy believes, based on what he could tell, that it was a MiG-21PFM or MiG-21bis. Photos of the interior of the cockpt are in the MiG aircraft photos collection
Mighty 8th Air Force Museum
Chapel of the Fallen Eagles
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Chapel of the Fallen Eagles