Historic Markers Across Florida



Coastal Patrol Base No. 3, Civil Air Patrol (CAP) 1942-1943



Marker ID: FLHM F-579
Location: on W Lantana Rd next to the Palm Beach County Airport Park.
County: Palm Beach
Coordinates: N 26° 35.292    W 080° 05.105
  26.5882    -80.08508333
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM7GWJ
 



Text:

Coastal Patrol Base No. 3 at Lantana Airport was one of three 90-day experimental bases established at the East coast of the United States to assist with anti-submarine patrols. Civilian aviators flew missions up to 60 miles out to sea between Palm Beach


Notes:

City: Palm Beach, FL

Civil Air Patrol