Material relating to newsreel story 'U.S. Marines in Atom Test' - 52/40
Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story 'U.S. Marines in Atom Test' 52/40
Same material as in Newsreel Story - American voiceover
Yucca Flat, Nevada,.United States of America
U.S.A.'s 28th atom bomb test - as planned support for ground troops U.S. Marines are only 3 miles from blast, closer than any troops before.
American titles reads: "Marines Undergo Atom Test!" G.V.& S.V. Marines getting into slit trenches. S.V. Marines ducking in slit trenches S.CU. 3 Marines. LV. Tracer rockets fired as explosion measurements Explosion. C.U. Marine. L.V. Explosion. S.V. Back view marines moving towards explosion. Pan up column of smoke and dust. D.V. Explosion and mushroom cloud from Atomic bomb.