Nuclear Birds in the Everglades: The 2nd Missile Battalion 52nd Air Defense Artillery: 1962-1979

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Nuclear Birds in the Everglades provides a concise narrative and photographic history of the 2nd/52nd from 1959 through 1983. A brief history is detailed of the beginnings of the Cold War followed by the events that dovetailed into the Cuban Missile Crisis including the attack on the Moncado Barracks in 1953, the revolution and overthrow of the Cuban Government in 1959, America's sanctions against Castro's Cuba in 1960, the failed CIA-sponsored Bay of Pigs Invasion, and Russia's installation of ICBMs in Cuba in 1962. ...

Nuclear Birds in the Everglades: The 2nd Missile Battalion 52nd Air Defense Artillery: 1962-1979 2017, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN-13: 9781540657053

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