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Jul 16, 1945

The first atomic bomb test, Trinity, was detonated 100 feet over a southern part of New Mexico known as Jornada del Muerto.

Theater:  North America

ItemType:  Equipment

More Information: 

Source:  Naval History & Heritage Command

Date Added: 2011-07-16

Tags: Atomic Bomb, Manhattan Project, Nuclear

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