A Century of Service: The U.S. Navy on Cape Henlopen; Lewes, Delaware, 1898-1996. 


 

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here___


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Or attend one of the

presentations/book-

signings listed at the 

bottom of the page. 



1. Early Naval

Communications

Stations____.

 

2. WW I: Naval Section

 Base____.

 

3. WW II:Harbor Entrance

Control Post (HECP)

and Captain of the Port

 (COTP)____.

 

4. Cold War: Naval  

Tropospheric-Scatter 

Radio Station____.

 

5. Cold War:Navy Sound

Surveillance System 

(SOSUS) Naval Facility

 (NavFac) ____

 

6. Cold War:Terminal

 Building oNavFac___


7. Harbor Defense 

Units____


7.Reserves____



 

 

Presentations book-signings.

2016


April 21-9AM

"Delaware on the Front

Lines" for DelTech Road

Scholar Program.

Brighton Suites, Rehoboth.


April 30-2PM

"Navy at Fort Miles" for

WW II Day Cape Henlopen 

State Park.


May 2: 7PM

"Creating the American 

Navy on Delaware Bay" for

Delaware Society of 

Colonial Wars.

Wilmington Club


July 15-4PM

"WW I Comes to Lewes"

for Lewes Historical Society.

Hotel Rodney, Lewes.


July 22-4PM

"WW II Comes to Lewes"

for Lewes Historical Society.

Hotel Rodney, Lewes.

Oct. 13-7PM


Navy Day

for Rehoboth Historical

Society. Rehoboth Beach

Museum.



The U.S. Navy maintained installations on Cape Henlopen continuously from 1898 until 1996. (See map below.)


The recently published book: A Century of Service: The U.S. Navy on Cape Henlopen, Lewes Delaware, 1898-1996 provides the history of that Navy presence.


Purchasers of the book can use the ID "reader" and the password provided on page 133 of the book (EXCEPT use 7 vice &) and click on the ___ after any installation to access pages providing additional information and pictures.


To see a news article about the Delaware Division of Parks and

Recreation unveiling a marker in front of the Biden Environmental

Conference Center commemorating these Navy sites, go here____.

To read about "Submarines at the Cape: Friend and Foe", go here____.


To see pictures of the USS Missouri Gun now at Cape Henlopen State Park, go here____.



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