Lindbergh Bay Temporary Landing Field – Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas VI

Description

The Federal Emergency Relief Administration prepared a temporary landing field at Lindbergh Bay in 1935. The field subsequently became the site of a United States Marine Corps Airbase built in 1937 by the Public Works Administration.

Source notes

National Archives, RG 55, Records of the Government of the Virgin Islands, Correspondence and related records, CWA Programs in the V.I., 1933-34, Box 2.

Project originally submitted by Brent McKee on September 7, 2017.

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Location Info


Airport
Lindbergh Bay, St. Thomas, VI

Coordinates: 18.3332621, -64.97012870000003

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