Nike Site PH-64DC
Army Air Defense Command Post
Pedricktown, NJ

Located adjacent to the Delaware River, the Pedricktown Army Air Defense Command Post contained a Missile Master fire distribution system capable of controlling all of the Nike missile batteries within the Philadelphia Defense Area.

Army Air Defense Base:
Pedricktown, NJ

Dates of Operation
To be added ...

Radar Systems:
& Equipment

FSG-1 Missile Master

Unit Information
Army -
To be added ...

Present Status
The Missile Master facility remains mostly intact within its original fenced compound at the Pedricktown facility. Barracks and other buildings related to air defense operations are also present (September 1999).

Read the article, Air Defense on the Delaware: The Pedricktown Missile Master Site, 1960-1966 by Donald E. Bender (1999).

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