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Marietta, Georgia: World War II Bomber - Sweet Eloise

"Sweet Eloise" is a retired B-29 bomber in an outdoor public location. It even has its own parking lot.

1555 Atlantic Ave. SE, Marietta, GA
On the southbound side of US Hwy 41, just south of its intersection with Hwy 280, and just before the entrance gate to Dobbins Air Force Base. From the parking lot, follow the path on the right to the plane.
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Sweet Eloise: WWII Bomber

If you go into the recruitment center that's off the public parking lot, and then ask to see the bomber and leave your driver's license, they will give you a key to the gate for a closer look!

[Jan Stanley, 02/06/2020]
World War II Bomber: Sweet Eloise

I actually knew Eloise. She worked with me at Richs-Lenox Square in Atlanta. She was a sweet little lady and she told me about her portrait on the plane. Unfortunately she is now gone, but her beautiful smile lives on.

[Barbara Christian, 07/14/2019]


World War II Bomber - Sweet Eloise

This is as close as one can get of the WWII Bomber. We nearly missed this stop due to the location of the ramp to the highway.

[Yvette Pryor, 10/31/2018]


B-29 Named "Sweet Eloise"

There is a static display of a restored B-29 at Dobbins Air Reserve Base. It's one of three B-29s in Georgia.

[David Cole, 06/04/2016]

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