B-17 N°42-37835

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16 Charente

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Jauldes

Coordinates : 45.80444,0.24056 .  45°48'16"N 0°14'26"E .  45°48.267 N 0°14.433 E

A monument at the intersection of 4 dirt roads.
From the D88, between Chez Renard and Treillis, take the northbound trail (on the right when coming from Jaules – an auto repair shop is at the intersection). Go 500m down the trail. If the crops are relatively short you can see the monument from far away. Marked in the IGN 1:25,000 map.
In memory of the American aviators who crashed here on June 19th, 1944.
2nd Lt Dominic Ceresa 2nd Lt William T Nealon TSgt Robert L Mahler TSgt Harold L Eames TSgt James P Faulkner SSgt Paul A White SSgt Alfred E Wieters.

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Notified by : Pierre Pécastaingts.   Record added 22/03/2007.
Photos : Pierre Pécastaingts (21/03/2007).
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Memorial Américains 19 juin 1944 (site du crash) Jauldes Charente (16)
Pierre Pécastaingts 21/03/2007

Memorial Américains 19 juin 1944 (site du crash) Jauldes Charente (16)
Pierre Pécastaingts 21/03/2007

Memorial Américains 19 juin 1944 (site du crash) Jauldes Charente (16)
Pierre Pécastaingts 21/03/2007

Memorial Américains 19 juin 1944 (site du crash) Jauldes Charente (16)
Pierre Pécastaingts 21/03/2007

Memorial Américains 19 juin 1944 (site du crash) Jauldes Charente (16)
Pierre Pécastaingts 21/03/2007