A History of Army Communications and Electronics at Fort Monmouth, New Jersey, 1917-2007 chronicles ninety years of communications-electronics achievements carried out by the scientists, engineers, logisticians and support staff at Fort Monmouth, NJ. From homing pigeons to frequency hopping tactical radios, the personnel at Fort Monmouth have been at the forefront of providing the U.S. Army with the most reliable systems for communicating battlefield information. Special sections of the book are devoted to ground breaking achievements in qFamous Firstsq, as well as qCelebrity Notesq, a rundown on the notable and notorious figures in Fort Monmouth history. The book also includes information on commanding officers, tenants and post landmarks.135 A proximity fuse is used to detonate a missile in way that provides for the greatest amount of damage to the target. ... Transcripts reflect his 53a#39; attacks, aquot; Star Ledger (6 May 2003); Shirley Horner, aquot;McCarthya#39;s purge at Fort is recalled, aquot; New York Times (3 July 1983); Walter McAfee oral history conducted ... l64Melissa Ziobro, aquot;Whitey Ford and the Famous Fort Folk, aquot; Monmouth Message (4 June 2004).
|Title||:||A History of Army Communications and Electronics at Fort Monmouth, New Jersey, 1917-2007|
|Author||:||Army (U.S.), CECOM Life Cycle Management Comm'd|
|Publisher||:||Government Printing Office - 2010-10-25|