Mount Pleasant in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Range: Over 75 miles
Speed Mach 2.5
Weight: 7,000 lbs.
Warhead: Nuclear or Conventional
The Talos Missile system was operation on 7 guided missile cruisers from 1959 to 1979.
Location. 32° 47.44′ N, 79° 54.304′ W. Marker is in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Click for map. Marker is in Patriots Point Park. Marker is in this post office area: Mount Pleasant SC 29464, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Patriots Point Vietnam Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Helicopter Attack Squadron (Light) Three Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Clamagore (SS-343) (approx. 0.2 miles away); World War II Submarine Lost Boat Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); In Memoriam • USS Thresher and USS Scorpion (approx. 0.2 miles away); U.S.S. Laffey (approx. 0.2 miles away); USS Pollack (SSN 603) USS Haddo (SSN 604) (approx. 0.2 miles away); The A-4 Skyhawk Pilots (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Mount Pleasant.
Categories. • Military • War, Cold •
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