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1951 Nevada Desert ~ Military Troop Observers Watch
the mushroom cloud from Shot Dog at a distance of about 7 miles
and then were marched toward Ground Zero.
Troops Observe Shot Dog
  Read Bill Bires' words by clicking on Narrative links in the far right hand column. 
231st ECBn History
Exercise Desert Rock
Week 1
Week 2
Fruit Cocktail Photo
Co "A" Operation Report Bill Bires Comments
on his Duty
Week 3
Map of Test Site
Co "A" to the Forward Area
Able Shot LANL Photo
Able Shot Narrative
Week 4
Camp Desert Rock Photo
Page 2
GZ Emplacemant Areas
Baker Shot Narrative
Week 5 Page 3
Charlie DSWA Photo # 2
Charlie LANL Photo # 1
Charlie LANL Photo # 2
Charlie Shot Narrative
Week 6 Page 4
Dog Shot DSWA Photo
Dog LANL Photo # 1
Dog LANL Photo # 2
Dog Shot Narrative
Week 7 Page 5
Co"A" Prepares to leave
Rad-Safe Monitor's Letter
Week 8
Charlie DSWA Photo # 1
Co "A" ordered to prepare
for Operation Jangle
Week 9
Dog Shot Photo
Easy Shot DSWA Photo
Easy Shot LANL Photo
Easy Shot Narrative
Operation Jangle
Sugar Shot Photo
Uncle Shot Photo
Human Radiation Experiments
Epilogue From Our Readers

[231st Engineer Combat Battalion History]