Norfolk, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
Birthplace of Naval Aviation
Erected by the City of Norfolk.
Location. 36° 58.026′ N, 76° 17.537′ W. Marker is in Norfolk, Virginia. Marker is at the intersection of West Ocean View Avenue (Virginia Route 168) and Rallston Street, in the median on West Ocean View Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Norfolk VA 23503, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle, Monitor and Merrimack (approx. 0.2 miles away); We remember turret two ... (approx. 1.4 miles away); Virginia and Monitor (approx. 1.4 miles away); Naval Air Station Norfolk (approx. 1.4 miles away); Fort Wool (approx. 1.4 miles away); USS Cole (DDG 67) Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Wool (approx. 1½ miles away); USS Cole DDG 67 (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Norfolk.
Categories. • Air & Space • Notable Events •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 27, 2010, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 674 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 27, 2010, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.