Accession Number : ADA113539

Title :   Shot BEE, A Test of the TEAPOT Series, 22 March 1955.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : JRB ASSOCIATES INC MCLEAN VA

Personal Author(s) : Maag, Carl ; Wilkinson, Martha ; Rohrer, Stephen

PDF Url : ADA113539

Report Date : 24 Nov 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 87

Abstract : This report describes the activities of more than 3,000 DOD personnel, both military and civilian, in Shot BEE, the sixth nuclear test in the TEAPOT atmospheric nuclear weapons testing series. The test was conducted on 22 March 1955 and involved participants from Exercise Desert Rock VI, AFSWP, AFSWC, and the AEC Test Groups. The Marine Brigade Exercise troop test involved 2,271 Marines and was the largest single project conducted during Operation TEAPOT.

Descriptors :   *NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS, MILITARY FORCES(UNITED STATES), RADIATION PROTECTION

Subject Categories : Nuclear Weapons

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE