Norfolk, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Birthplace of Naval Aviation
Erected 2000 by Department of Historic Resources. (Marker Number KV-3.)
Location. 36° 57.334′ N, 76° 19.006′ W. Marker is in Norfolk, Virginia. Marker is on Massey Hughes Drive 0.1 miles east of Maryland Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is on the U.S. Naval Station, on Vista Point. Hampton Boulevard (State Route 337) ends at Gate 2, where Maryland Avenue inside the naval base begins. Marker is in this post office area: Norfolk VA 23511, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. USS Cole DDG 67 (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); USS Cole (DDG 67) Memorial Virginia and Monitor (approx. ¼ mile away); We remember turret two ... (approx. ¼ mile away); Naval Air Station Norfolk (approx. 0.6 miles away); Navy Mess Attendant School (approx. 0.7 miles away); Naval Aviation Depot, Norfolk (approx. 1.3 miles away); U.S. Submarine Veterans W.W. II Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Norfolk.
Categories. • Air & Space • Military • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 18, 2010, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 950 times since then and 54 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 18, 2010, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.