Oak Harbor in Island County, Washington — The American West (Northwest)
Flintstone Park Flagpole
This Navy flagstaff is placed here to honor all those Navy people who have served aboard the Naval Air Station on Whidbey Island, their families, and the people of Oak Harbor who have long supported the Navy mission.
Our National Ensign was flown from this flagstaff aboard the Naval Air Station for more than 45 years, and was erected here through joint efforts of the City and the Navy.
It is dedicated this Armed Forces Day, 18 May 1991.
Erected 1991 by City of Oak Harbor and Naval Air Station, Whidbey Island.
Location. 48° 17.226′ N, 122° 38.858′ W. Marker is in Oak Harbor, Washington, in Island County. Marker is on SE Dock Street south of SE Bayshore Drive, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker and flagpole are in Flintstone Park. Marker is in this post office area: Oak Harbor WA 98277, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Oak Harbor's Ties to the Sea (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Oak Harbor’s Early “Town” (approx. ¼ mile away); Beeksma’s Corner (approx. half a mile away); The Skagit, a stately society U.S. Navy Patrol and Reconnaissance Memorial (approx. 3.9 miles away); The Jolly Boat (approx. 4.8 miles away); Zylstra Law Office (approx. 4.9 miles away); Original Home of Seattle’s Best Coffee (approx. 4.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Oak Harbor.
Also see . . .
1. City of Oak Harbor, Washington. (Submitted on May 26, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
2. Naval Air Station Whidbey Island. (Submitted on May 26, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
Categories. • Air & Space • Man-Made Features • Patriots & Patriotism • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 215 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.