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Major Harry R. Stroh Marker

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In the small planted area bordering the traffic circle; Between the sidewalk and the street. Marker

A rough fieldstone on which is mounted a green plaque with French text, dedicated in 2013.

Major Harry R. Stroh, a P-47 Pilot in the 378th Fighter Squadron, 362nd Fighter Group of the 9th US Air Force, was killed while conducting a ground support combat air mission for the 8th Infantry Division.  Major Stroh's father, Major General Donald Stroh, was the Commander of the 8th Infantry Division during this assault.

Monument Text:

En souvenir du 
Major Harry R. STROH 
du 378e Squadron US abattu 
le 27 août 1944 à Kergaradec 
en mission appui de la 8è DI 
commandée par son père. 


 In memory of 
Major Harry R. Stroh 
of the 378th US Squadron,
 shot down on 27 August 1944 at Kergaradec 
on a mission to support the 8th Division, 
commanded by his father.



Harry R. Stroh


362nd Fighter Group

378th Fighter Squadron, 362nd Fighter Group

8th Infantry Division

9th Air Force

United States Air Force



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