Operation Redwing Apache shot 1.9MT Thermonuclear test Enewetak Atoll July 8 1956 DOE [3200 x 2528]

Operation Redwing Apache shot 1.9MT Thermonuclear test Enewetak Atoll July 8 1956 DOE [3200 x 2528]

U.S. Marines rest aboard a ship in the Marshall Islands following their victory at the Battle of Eniwetok, where they took Enewetak Atoll from the Imperial Japanese in under a week. Near Enewetak Atoll, Marshall Islands. February 1944.

U.S. Marines rest aboard a ship in the Marshall Islands following their victory at the Battle of Eniwetok, where they took Enewetak Atoll from the Imperial Japanese in under a week. Near Enewetak Atoll, Marshall Islands. February 1944.

The nuclear trash can of the pacific on Enewetak Atoll... What you see on the picture above is just what the title says... a massive concrete lid to a 107 m diameter nuclear waste trash can on a beautiful island in the middle of the Pacific ocean.

The nuclear trash can of the pacific on Enewetak Atoll... What you see on the picture above is just what the title says... a massive concrete lid to a 107 m diameter nuclear waste trash can on a beautiful island in the middle of the Pacific ocean.

Enewetak Atoll - I did nuclear clean up Oct '77 thru May '78 and no I don't glow in the  dark.

Enewetak Atoll - I did nuclear clean up Oct '77 thru May '78 and no I don't glow in the dark.

Test Series: Ivy  Shot: Mike  Time: 19:14:59.4 31 October 1952 (GMT)  07:14:59.4 1 November 1952 (local)  Location:	Elugelab ("Flora") Island, Enewetak Atoll  Test Height and Type: Surface burst  Yield: 10.4 Mt  A "wet" bomb, Mike was the first thermonuclear device detonated.

Test Series: Ivy Shot: Mike Time: 19:14:59.4 31 October 1952 (GMT) 07:14:59.4 1 November 1952 (local) Location: Elugelab ("Flora") Island, Enewetak Atoll Test Height and Type: Surface burst Yield: 10.4 Mt A "wet" bomb, Mike was the first thermonuclear device detonated.

TODAY IN HISTORY: The 1.9-megaton nuclear test Apache went off at Enewetak Atoll in the Pacific, July 8, 1956, part of Operation Redwing. (via)

TODAY IN HISTORY: The 1.9-megaton nuclear test Apache went off at Enewetak Atoll in the Pacific, July 8, 1956, part of Operation Redwing. (via)

Atomic Test  "EG&G in Operation Sandstone" Enewetak Atoll 1948 AEC USAF: http://youtu.be/YEUAi3r5i54 #atomic #nuclear #bomb

Atomic Test "EG&G in Operation Sandstone" Enewetak Atoll 1948 AEC USAF: http://youtu.be/YEUAi3r5i54 #atomic #nuclear #bomb

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