Coronado in San Diego County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
First Military Flying School
(U.S. Naval Air Station, North Island)
Erected 1967 by State Department of Parks and Recreation in cooperation with the City of Coronado. (Marker Number 818.)
Location. 32° 41.298′ N, 117° 11.567′ W. Marker is in Coronado, California, in San Diego County. Marker is on Ocean Boulevard, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is located at the west end of Sunset Park at the entrance to Gate 5 of the Naval Air Station. Marker is in this post office area: Coronado CA 92118, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Star Park (approx. ¾ mile away); Coronado Rotary Club Christmas Tree (approx. ¾ mile away); First Bank Building - 1911 (approx. ¾ mile away); Naval Aviation Centennial 1911-2011 (approx. ¾ mile away); Vice Admiral Edward H. Martin (approx. 0.8 miles away); Old City Hall Carey-Hizar House (approx. 0.8 miles away); J.D. & A.B. Spreckels Building (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Coronado.
Categories. • Air & Space • Notable Places •
Credits. This page was last revised on May 3, 2018. This page originally submitted on December 29, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 625 times since then and 54 times this year. Last updated on December 2, 2012, by Richard E. Miller of Oxon Hill, Maryland. Photos: 1. submitted on December 30, 2011, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. 2. submitted on April 29, 2018, by Col. James F. Jamison, USMC (Ret) of Coronado, California. 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 4, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.