A Battery Photo Album

Launch Area During Tent City Years 1962 - 1965

Launch Area in Tent City 1962 - 1965

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Nike Unloading

Nike Hercules Unloading in 1962 during the Cuban Missile Crisis.

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Squad Tent

Home Sweet Home, a Squad Tent in former tomato fields in South Florida.

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Tent City Nike Missile Base

Soldier in tent city 1962 - 1965

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missile in barn

Nike Hercules Missile inside section Barn. Nike sites in South Florida were all above ground installations.

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Rusty's gremlin_with pink walls

A Soldiers Gemlin at A Battery in South Florida.

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view towards Iori Farms

A Battery was positioned adjacent to the Iori family farm within Everglades National Park.

Rusty Eads

HM-69 IFC mid 1960's

Radar Towers at A Battery Integrated Fire Control (IFC)

Tom Sutterfeldt

HM-69 Outside Break Area Tom Sutterfield September 69

Soldiers of the 2nd Missile Battalion, 52nd Air Defense Artillary at A Battery.

Tom Sutterfeldt

A Btry PX Chris Doyle waits on Bob Steinmetz et al

Chirs Doyle works at the Px at A Battery, Bob Steinmetz at the counter.

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ASP missile assembly10 by Richard Koone

Training in the desert at the missile assembly area.

Richard Koone

Chris Doyle in Quarters1968

Chris Doyle enjoys the barracks at A Battery, 1968

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Ray Ferrell (FG) and Sgt Valpando at ABAR 1968

Ray Ferrell and Sgt Valpando changing out a radar unit, 1968

Ray Ferrell

Ted Swanson in his Alpha 283 Chevy in 1968

Ted Swanson shows off his Chevy Alpha 283, 1968

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