Near Americus in Sumter County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
Lindbergh's Solo Flight
Erected 1985 by Georgia Historical Commission. (Marker Number 129-8.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Georgia Historical Society/Commission marker series.
Location. 32° 6.59′ N, 84° 11.076′ W. Marker is near Americus, Georgia, in Sumter County. Marker is on Souther Field Airport (Highway 49). Touch for map. Located at Souther Field Airport. The markers are located at the airport. Marker is in this post office area: Americus GA 31709, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, Charles A. Lindbergh (approx. 0.6 miles away); Confederate Cemetery (approx. 3½ miles away); Americus Colored Hospital (approx. 3.7 miles away); Rees Park (approx. 3.8 miles away); Confederate Hospitals (approx. 3.9 miles away); Speaker Crisp (approx. 3.9 miles away); Federal Headquarters (approx. 4.1 miles away); Elm Tree (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Americus.
Also see . . . Charles Lindbergh's First Solo Flight & First Plane. (Submitted on September 15, 2008, by David Tibbs of Resaca, Georgia.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Air & Space • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 15, 2008, by David Tibbs of Resaca, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,541 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 15, 2008, by David Tibbs of Resaca, Georgia. 6. submitted on March 27, 2011, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.