Accession Number:

ADA080235

Title:

Exercise Desert Rock VI. Armored Task Force. Report of Test. Parts 1 through 3.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

EXERCISE DESERT ROCK LAS VEGAS NV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1955-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

49.0

Abstract:

This final report is divided into three parts PART I - Introduction PART II - Atomic Test PART III - Special Tests. For a detailed discussion of the test see 1 PART I, which contains the purpose and objective of the exercise and the sequence of events. 2 PART II, which discusses the participation of the armored task force in the atomic detonation at the Nevada Proving Grounds. 3 PART III, in which special tests conducted in conjunction with the atomic test are discussed. These tests include Army aviation the chemical test the overland march and communications.

Subject Categories:

  • Nuclear Weapons
  • Radiobiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE