Newport News, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1967 by Newport News Historical Committee.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • War, World II.
Location. 37° 1.105′ N, 76° 27.199′ W. Marker is in Newport News, Virginia. Marker is on Hornet Circle 0.1 miles south of Warwick Boulevard (U.S. 60), on the right when traveling south. This marker is located in Huntington Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newport News VA 23607, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Virginia War Museum (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Ferguson Park Pearl Harbor Survivors (about 600 feet away); Lake Biggins (about 700 feet away); Vietnam War Monument (about 700 feet away); U.S.S. Scorpion SSN 589 (about 800 feet away); Four Heroic Chaplains (approx. 0.2 miles away); WW II U.S. Submarine Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newport News.
Also see . . . Newport News Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Company. The Old Dominion Land Company and the Development of the City of Newport News. A Collection of Maps, Blueprints, Photographs and Documents. Newport News Public Library. (Submitted on August 3, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 3, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 665 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 3, 2010, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.