Massapequa Park in Nassau County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
port. 21 acre Fitzmaurice
Field, here 1929 to 1953 . . .
Col. James Fitzmaurice flew
1st flight Europe to U.S.A.
Erected by Historical Society of the Massapequas.
Location. 40° 41.449′ N, 73° 26.962′ W. Marker is in Massapequa Park, New York, in Nassau County. Marker is at the intersection of Spruce Street and Roosevelt Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Spruce Street. Touch for map. Marker is located in front of McKenna Elementary School. Marker is in this post office area: Massapequa Park NY 11762, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Claus Kristian Clausen, U.S.N. (approx. ¼ mile away); Woodcastle Hotel (approx. 0.9 miles away); Frank Buck's Zoo (approx. 1.1 miles away); Cpl. Albert F. Klestinec, Jr. (approx. 1.3 miles away); Thorn Estate (approx. 1.7 miles away); Old Grace Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); Farm District (approx. 1.7 miles away); Historic Complex (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Massapequa Park.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 5, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 410 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 5, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.