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 Albert Cushing Read

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Albert Cushing Read

  • Birth 29 Apr 1887 Lyme, Grafton County, New Hampshire, USA
  • Death 10 Oct 1967 Coconut Grove, Miami-Dade County, Florida, USA
  • Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
  • Plot Section 2, Lot 4968-7
  • Memorial ID 9068908

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.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Barry Charles
  • Added: 8 Jul 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9068908
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Albert Cushing Read (29 Apr 1887–10 Oct 1967), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9068908, citing Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .