Atomic Bomb

Mitchell Jones

Mitchell Jones – AE: Nuclear Weapon Testing

Michell Jones witnessed the testing of nuclear weapons. While in the military he was tasked with recovering animals that were killed in the tests of the weapons. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Glenn Ison

Glenn Ison – AE: H Bomb Explosion

Glenn Ison witnessed a 6.9 megaton H Bomb explosion from a distance of 25 miles and an altitude of 20,000 feet. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Herb Harter

Herb Harter – AE: Atomic Bomb Plume

Herb Harter was the co-pilot on the World War II B-24, Jeter Bug. He also witnessed the plume from the atomic bomb that was dropped on Nagasaki. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

George Alexander

George Alexander – AE: Atomic Weapon Tests

George Alexander talks about how he felt during atomic weapon tests. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Orville Rogers

Orville Rogers – AE: Atomic Bomb and Moscow

As a Strategic Command pilot Orville’s assignment was to drop  nuclear bomb on Moscow if war broke out. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History