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Bridging the Military-Civilian Divide

July 08,2014

Operation Castle

Operation Castle was a series of six hydrogen bomb tests by the United States in the Marshall Islands during the 1950s. It was declassified in the 1990s, and Holland, MA resident and U.S. Army veteran Ronald Benoit details his eyewitness account as an MP assigned to the tests.

Learn more at http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/bomb/sfeature/castle.html