Ava in Noble County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
September 3, 1925
Commander Zachary Lansdowne, U.S.N.
Lieutenant Commander Lewis Hancock, Jr., U.S.N.
Lieutenant John Bullard Lawrence, U.S.N.
Lieutenant Arthur Reginald Houghton, U.S.N.
Lieutenant (JG) Edgar William Sheppard, U.S.N.
Everett Price Allen, ACR, U.S.N.
Charles Harrison Broom, ACMM, U.S.N.
James William Cullinan, AP, U.S.N.
Ralph Thomas Joffray, AR1c, U.S.N.
Celestino Pellegrino Mazzuco, AMM1c
James Albert Moore, Jr., AMM1c, U.S.N.
Bartholomew Bennett O'Sullivan, AMM1c, U.S.N.
George Conrad Schnitzer, CRM, U.S.N.
William Howard Spratley, AMM1c, U.S.N.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Air & Space • Disasters. A significant historical date for this entry is September 3, 1925.
Location. 39° 50.25′ N, 81° 34.511′ W. Marker is in Ava, Ohio, in Noble County. Marker is on Marietta Road (Ohio Route 821) half a mile north of Rayner Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ava OH 43711, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of Crash of the USS Shenandoah / Lighter-Than-Air Flight (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named U.S.S. Shenandoah (approx. 1.9 miles away); Wreckage Site Number 1 of the U.S. Navy Airship Shenandoah (approx. 1.9 miles away); Claude L. Wilson (approx. 3˝ miles away); Cumberland (approx. 4˝ miles away); John Gray (approx. 5.3 miles away); Wreck of the Shenandoah (approx. 5.3 miles away); a different marker also named U.S.S. Shenandoah (approx. 6.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ava.
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