Nike Missile Locations Wisconsin

StateSite NameMissile TypeDefense AreaSite LocService DatesControl site condition/ownerLaunch Site condition/owner
WIM-42Nike 1B, 2C/30A/12L-AMilwaukeeCudahy1956 - Aug 1961FDSFDS
M-54Nike 1B, 2C/30A/12L-AMilwaukeeHales Corners/ Paynesville1956 - Aug 1961FDSFDS
M-86Nike 1B, 2C/30A/12L-AMilwaukeeLannon1956 - 1958FDSFDS
M-02Nike 1B, 2C/18H, 30A/12L-UMilwaukeeMilwaukee/ Brown Deer1957 - Jun 1971FDSFDS
M-20Nike 3B/18H, 30A/12L-UMilwaukeeMilwaukee/ Harbor Drive1957 - Jun 1971FDSFDS
M-64Nike 1B, 2C/30A/12L-AMilwaukeeMuskegon/ Prospect1956 - Mar 1963FDSFDS
M-96Nike 1B, 2C/30A/12L-AMilwaukeeMilwaukee/ Silver Springs1956 - Jun 1971West Silver Springs ASARC and Training AreaFDS
M-74Nike 1B, 2C/18H, 30A/12L-U, (10L-H)MilwaukeeWaukesha1956 - Jun 1971FDSFDS

Nike Missile Type Key

Missile Storage: C=Ajax only, original design B=Ajax or Hercules, some modifications were required for the elevator to handle the Hercules launcher. D= Either, increaed access room in the magazine
Missile Launcher: A=Ajax AA=Double Ajax launchers AG=Above Ground H=Hecrules L=Launcher K=Unoffical designation for Alaskan above ground launchers U=Uniersal launcher UA=1/2 Universal and 1/2 Ajax launchers UU=Double Univeral launchers
Note: Launchers converted to Hercules are given in paraenthesis, e.g. (8L-H)

This data is from the book To Defend and Deter: The Legacy of the United States Cold War Missile Program