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


 

Read Reviews

here___


To Buy the Book

go to:

www.CedarTreeBooks.com

 

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.

2019


May 25, 2019. "Ships Named

"Delaware," Maritime Day, at

Zwanendael Museum, Lewes,

DE.


Summer, date TBD 

"Submarines at the Cape,

Friend and Foe"

at South Coastal Library

Bethany Beach, DE


Fall, dates TBD

Series on "Delaware's Naval 

Heritage.

at Zwanendael Museum,

Lewes, DE 


September, date TBD

"Ships Named Delaware

and Those who Built and

Sailed in Them."

Lewes History Book Fair

Lewes Library

Lewes, DE.




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The U.S. Navy maintained installations on Cape Henlopen continuously from 1898 until 1996. 


To get the full story, READ THE BOOK


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


Available here_____


To access pictures and narrative of the individual installations, click on the ____ following the installation names below.



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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