Dayton in Montgomery County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
"The Cradle of Aviation"
Erected by Dayton Foundation and the Montgomery County Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Air & Space • War, World I.
Location. 39° 46.688′ N, 84° 11.675′ W. Marker is in Dayton, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Marker is on N. Bend Blvd., on the right when traveling north. Touch for mapTouch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Honor of Don Bassett (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named McCook Field (approx. 0.3 miles away); Testing, Testing, Testing (approx. 0.3 miles away); Dayton Fire Department Station No. 14 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of First Game in the NFL (approx. half a mile away); D-134 Artillery Memorial Bridge (approx. half a mile away); Katharine Kennedy Brown (approx. 0.6 miles away); State of Ohio Korean War Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dayton.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 24, 2018. It was originally submitted on July 15, 2014, by Douglas Williams of Dayton, Ohio. This page has been viewed 396 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on July 15, 2014, by Douglas Williams of Dayton, Ohio. 2. submitted on April 22, 2018, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.