East Farmingdale in Nassau County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
World War II
The men and women of
Republic Aviation built
9,087 P-47 Thunderbolt
fighters in E. Farmingdale
for the USAAF: 1941-1945
Erected 2015 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation.
Marker series. This marker is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation marker series.
Location. 40° 44.443′ N, 73° 24.93′ W. Marker is in East Farmingdale, New York, in Nassau County. Marker is at the intersection of Conklin Street and Fairchild Loop on Conklin Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Farmingdale NY 11735, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Central Park Cider Mill (approx. 3½ miles away); Flying Field (approx. 3.9 miles away); Lindenhurst War Memorial (approx. 3.9 miles away); Claus Kristian Clausen, U.S.N. (approx. 4.1 miles away); American Warrior (Copiague World War I Memorial) (approx. 4.2 miles away); Copiague World War I Immigrant Memorial (approx. 4.2 miles away); Four Chaplains Memorial (approx. 4.2 miles away); Suffolk County (approx. 4.3 miles away).
Also see . . . Republic Aviation (Wikipedia). "The Republic (Submitted on March 9, 2018.)
Categories. • Air & Space • Industry & Commerce • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 9, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 9, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 61 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 9, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.