Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

NH 96241 "Baker Day" atomic bomb test, Bikini Atoll, 25 July 1946

"Baker Day" atomic bomb test, Bikini Atoll, 25 July 1946
Title: "Baker Day" atomic bomb test, Bikini Atoll, 25 July 1946
Caption: Frame 7 of a series of ground level views, taken about six seconds after detonation. Identifiable ships are (l-r): USS PENNSYLVANIA, USS NEW YORK, USS SALT LAKE CITY, NAGATO (ex-Japanese BB), and USS NEVADA. Dark area on right side of water column marks the location of USS ARKANSAS.
Description:
Catalog #: NH 96241
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
Original Creator:
Original Date: Thu, Jul 25, 1946
After this Year: 1940
Before this Year: 1949
Original Medium: BW Photo
Related Content
Topic
Document Type
  • Photograph
Wars & Conflicts
File Formats
  • Image (gif, jpg, tiff)
Location of Archival Materials