Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Hawk missiles in the Florida Keys - Cuban missile crisis, Oct. 1962

During the Cuban Missile Crisis, U.S. Army Hawk  anti-aircraft missiles sit,
mounted on launchers and pointed out over the Florida Straits in Key West, Florida, on October 27, 1962. (AP photo)

from the Miami News, Oct 28, 1962. (Click to enlarge)

The Miami News, Oct. 23, 1962.

President Kennedy speaks to the nation about the missile crisis
in a televised address on Oct. 22, 1962.

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