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Naval Air Station, Lakehurst.


Naval Air Station A Naval Air Station is an airbase of the United States Navy. Such bases are used to house Naval Aviation squadrons and support commands. List of Functioning US Naval Air Stations
  • Atlanta, Georgia
  • Brunswick, Maine
  • Corpus Christi, Texas
, Lakehurst.

Pace, Kevin et al.

Arcadia Publishing


128 pages



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The naval air station in Lakehurst, New Jersey Lakehurst is a Borough in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States. As of the United States 2000 Census, the borough population was 2,522.

Lakehurst was incorporated as a borough by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on April 7, 1921, from portions of Manchester Township,
, grew from a gas warfare proving ground in WWI WWI
World War I

WWI World War One
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 of lighter-than-air operations in the US. B&w photographs and detailed captions from the archives of the Navy Lakehurst Historical Society chronicle the people and machinery of the base's 85-year history and showcase its contributions to the development of aviation and national defense. The author is affiliated with the Navy Lakehurst Historical Society. There is no subject index.

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