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 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Farmingdale War Memorial (approx. 1.7 miles away); Farmingdale World War II Memorial (approx. 1.7 miles away); Farmingdale Korea and Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 1.7 miles away); Farmingdale Civil War Memorial (approx. 1.7 miles away); Farmingdale Honor Roll World War 1917-1918 (approx. 1.7 miles away); Delano Stewart (approx. 3.1 miles away); Central Park Cider Mill (approx. 3˝ miles away); Flying Field (approx. 3.9 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 74 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 9, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.