Norfolk, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Operation Torch, 1942
Erected 1960. (Marker Number KV-7.)
Location. 36° 57.51′ N, 76° 15.467′ W. Marker is in Norfolk, Virginia. Marker is on W Ocean View Avenue (Route 60) east of Mason Creek Drive, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Norfolk VA 23503, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Landing of Wool and Surrender of Norfolk (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Flagship Sarah Constant (about 400 feet away); Susan Constant Shrine (about 400 feet away); USS Intrepid (CV-11) (about 500 feet away); First Flight Ship to Shore (approx. half a mile away); Battle, Monitor and Merrimack (approx. 1.8 miles away); Birthplace of Naval Aviation (approx. 2 miles away); Naval Aviation Depot, Norfolk (approx. 2.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Norfolk.
Categories. • Military • War, World II •
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