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Albert Cushing Read
Birth: Apr. 29, 1887
Lyme
Grafton County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Oct. 10, 1967
Coconut Grove
Miami-Dade County
Florida, USA

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
 
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Originally Created by: Barry Charles
Record added: Jul 08, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9068908
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- bob tarte
 Added: Sep. 25, 2017
Godspeed "Putty" on a job well done with the crew of NC-4 on the First Transatlantic Flight landing in Lisbon 98 years ago! Rest In Peace, Blue Skies and Wings of Gold always
- Alex Boras
 Added: May. 27, 2017

- JanisE
 Added: Mar. 29, 2017
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