Nike Battery PH-32
Marlton, NJ



The Marlton Nike missile installation was one of the smaller sites within the Philadelphia Defense Area, having only two missile magazines. Equipped only with the Nike Ajax system, this site was inactivated during the early 1960s. The site was subsequently used as a police training facility.



Location
Launcher Area:
Marlton, NJ
Control Area:
Marlton, NJ

Dates of Operation
1956-1963

Weapons Systems
& Missile Load

Nike Ajax / 20
Nike Hercules / 0

Missile Magazines
2 Magazines.
2 type "B".


Radar Types
ACQR

Unit Information
Army -
To be added ...
National Guard -
To be added ...

Present Status
The Marlton site has been mostly demolished, although the underground missile magazines remain at this time.





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