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Okauchee, Wisconsin: Nike Missile

A Cold War anti-bomber MIM-3 Nike Missile is angled on its launcher in front of American Legion Post #339. Painted in red, white and blue and symbolically guarding the skies above Okauchee since 1970.

Magnus Anderson Post #339

N50 W34760 Wisconsin Ave., Okauchee, WI
North of Hwy 16 along Wisconsin Ave between Rd P and Pd Q.
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Nike Ajax Missile.

Nike Missile

Easy pull-off into the parking lot for a Nike-Ajax missile photo op.

[Kitsa, 05/12/2021]

Nike Missile.

Nike Missile

A nicely preserved memento of the cold war. Compliments the many Nike sites around the area.

[Don Miller, 06/16/2013]

The missile has provided a defensive umbrella over a local American Legion Post since 1970.

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