Camp Evans played role in WWII countermeasures

Published in The Coast Star on June 5, 2003 By Fred Carl Page 2 By Fred Carl     During the 1950s, General Gaither was inspecting the Camp Evans administration building and found crates of World War II top secret documents in a secure area.  He ordered the documents...

Beach parade foreshadowed war victory

Published in The Asbury Park Press on May 26, 2003 Page B1 and B2 TAKING A LOOK BACK: A HISTORICAL VIGNETTE BY FRED CARL  GUEST WRITER      A beach parade at a secret Sandy Hook radar laboratory in the summer of 1941 would foreshadow the World War II victory parade...

SCR-270 Radar Spots Japanese Planes 50 minutes before attack. Untrained officer in Command Information Center does not act upon information. Command Failure results in greater loss of lives and ships.

Signal Corps RADAR Ready and Operating December 7, 1941 by Fred Carl First Lieutenant Harold Zahl had one burning worry.  “Had our early-warning radar failed?”  He was a physicist and for years, under great secrecy, was part of a group working to prevent...