Coronado in San Diego County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
First Military Flying School
(U.S. Naval Air Station, North Island)
Erected 1967 by State Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with the City of Coronado. (Marker Number 818.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the California Historical Landmarks marker series.
Location. 32° 41.298′ N, 117° 11.567′ W. Marker is in Coronado, California, in San Diego County. Marker is on Ocean Boulevard, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is located at the west end of Sunset Park at the entrance to Gate 5 of the Naval Air Station. Marker is in this post office area: Coronado CA 92118, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Star Park (approx. ¾ mile away); Christmas Tree (approx. one mile away); Hotel del Coronado (approx. one mile away); Dragon Tree (approx. one mile away); Clifton A. F. Sprague, Vice Admiral, USN Tuna Fleet Service, World War II (1941-1945) (approx. 2 miles away); USS San Diego Memorial (approx. 2 miles away); La Punta De Los Muertos (approx. 2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Coronado.
Categories. • Air & Space • Notable Places •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 553 times since then and 20 times this year. Last updated on , by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1. submitted on , by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. 2, 3, 4. 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.