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Albert Cushing Read
Birth: Mar. 29, 1887
Lyme
Grafton County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Oct. 10, 1967

United States Navy Admiral, Pioneer Aviator. Detailed to Naval Aviation in 1915 for the 1st flight across the Atlantic Ocean. This flight took place in May 1919 from Rockaway, New York, to Plymouth England via the Azores, Portugal and Spain. The A.C. Read Golf Course at the Naval Aviation Station, Pensacola, Florida is named in honor of Admiral Read. (bio by: Barry Charles) 
 
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  Bess Burdine Read (1896 - 1992)*
 
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Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Section 2, Lot 4968-7
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Barry Charles
Record added: Jul 08, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9068908
Albert Cushing Read
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Albert Cushing Read
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Sir, Thank You sir for your service, this is coming from the 5 Miller brothers who also proudly served Our Country.
- Robert David Miller
 Added: Jun. 24, 2014

- Doug Lind
 Added: Nov. 16, 2013
God bless you today and always. Rest in Peace.
- Thelma
 Added: Mar. 29, 2013
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