Compton in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
First United States Air Meet
Erected 1960 by California State Park Commission in cooperation with the City of Compton and the County of Los Angeles. (Marker Number 718.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the California Historical Landmarks marker series.
Location. 33° 51.699′ N, 118° 14.098′ W. Marker is in Compton, California, in Los Angeles County. Marker is on South Wilmington Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 18501 South Wilmington Avenue, Compton CA 90220, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Domínguez Ranch House (approx. 1.1 miles away); PFC James Anderson (approx. 1.6 miles away); Heritage House (approx. 2.2 miles away); Robert A. Cinader (approx. 2.6 miles away); Rancho Los Cerritos (approx. Watts Towers (approx. 5.3 miles away); Officers' Quarters, Drum Barracks, 1862-1868 (approx. 5.5 miles away); Drum Barracks (approx. 5.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Compton.
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 447 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.