Tag Archives: military base

Pensacola Naval AIr Station – 100 Years of Service to America

In October 1913, Secretary of Navy Josephus Daniels organized a board to develop an aeronautical option for the U.S. Navy. To Captain Washington Irving Chambers, the biggest booster of naval aviation, Florida was the logical choice for air training – … Continue reading

Posted in florida history | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment