Our Community's Role in World War II (third marker)

Our Community's Role in World War II (third marker) (HM198T)

Location: Ocean View, DE 19970 Sussex County
Country: United States of America

N 38° 31.5', W 75° 6.467'

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U.S. Army Radar Site 11

At the time that Carl M. Freeman Communities acquired the property, the remains of these building were in very poor condition. Having been unused for decades, most of the roofs had collapsed turning the site into a safety hazard. After thoroughly documenting the site and all of its associated structures, Carl M. Freeman Communities, working with the Delaware Department of Resources and Environmental Control as well as the Delaware State Historic Preservation Office removed the damaged buildings. Today, the pump house remains as a symbol of the important role the U.S. Army Site 11 played in defending our country.

(Inscription beside the photo on the left)Pumphouse (Inscription beside the photo on the right)Radar Building.
HM NumberHM198T
Placed ByThe Village of Bear Trap Dunes
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 12:36pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 490604 N 4264072
Decimal Degrees38.52500000, -75.10778333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 31.5', W 75° 6.467'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 31' 30.00" N, 75° 6' 28.02" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)302
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1200 Magnola St, Ocean View DE 19970, US
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