US nuclear explosion (25 July 1946)

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On 25 July 1946, the United States carries out nuclear weapons testing on the islands of Bikini Atoll in the South Pacific.

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Source: Still Picture Records Section, Specia Media Archives Services Division (NWCS-S), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD, 20740-6001. NWDNS. 80. G. 396229. ARC Id. 520714.
Atomic cloud during Baker Day blast at Bikini. Bikini, Marshall Islands: Department of Defense. Department of the Navy. Naval Photographic Center, 25/07/1946. Black and White.

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US nuclear explosion (25 July 1946)