Albert Cushing Read

Albert Cushing Read

Birth
Lyme, Grafton County, New Hampshire, USA
Death 10 Oct 1967 (aged 80)
Coconut Grove, Miami-Dade County, Florida, USA
Burial Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia, USA
Plot Section 2, Lot 4968-7
Memorial ID 9068908 · View Source
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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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  • 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 .