U.S. Army Radar Site 11One of those radar sites was located on the property that is now home to The Village of Bear Trap Dunes. U.S. Army Radar Site 11 became operational in the summer of 1942. Its purpose was to spot enemy aircraft, submarines or surface ships approaching significant shipping points such as the Delaware River and Delaware Bay.
|Placed By||The Village of Bear Trap Dunes|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 3:19am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 490581 N 4264073|
|Decimal Degrees||38.52500000, -75.10805000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 31.5', W 75° 6.483'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 31' 30.00" N, 75° 6' 28.98" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 531 Magnola St, Ocean View DE 19970, US|
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