North Hollywood in Los Angeles County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Portal of the Folded Wings
Shrine to Aviation
Dedicated To The Honored Dead Of American Aviation On The 50th Anniversary Of Powered Flight, Dec. 17, 1953, By Lt. Gen. Ira C. Eaker USAF (Ret.)
MacDonald and Giorgi
National Register of Historic Places
Erected 1924 by Trustees, Valhalla Memorial Park.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Air & Space • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Heroes • Notable Buildings.
Location. 34° 11.414′ N, 118° 21.225′ W. Marker is in Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 10621 Victory Boulevard, Burbank CA 91504, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pierce Brothers Valhalla Dignity Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Burbank Branch Railroad (approx. 1.8 miles away); Weddington Family (approx. 2 miles away); El Portal Theatre (approx. 2.1 miles away); Lankershim Train Depot (approx. 2.1 miles away); Amelia Earhart (approx. 2.3 miles away); Lockheed F-104 Starfighter (approx. 2.4 miles away); Burbank Post Office (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in North Hollywood.
More about this marker. Marker is mounted on the portal on the outside. You will also find markers commemorating both Challenger and Columbia Shuttle accidents and many memorials to aviation pioneers.
Also see . . . The Portal of the Folded Wing - D.O.I. #98000246. Flikr collection featuring photographs of every grave, every plaque and every marker at the Portal of the Folded Wing. (Submitted on May 6, 2010, by Konrad R Summers of Santa Clarita, California.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 16, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 31, 2010, by Konrad R Summers of Santa Clarita, California. This page has been viewed 1,287 times since then and 42 times this year. Last updated on May 16, 2020, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 31, 2010, by Konrad R Summers of Santa Clarita, California. 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on May 28, 2012, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.