6,500 American soldiers are exposed to ‘Desert Rock’ atomic explosions for training in Nevada (Operation Buster-Jangle). Participation was compulsory
Famous Words of Inspiration..."We have no government armed with power capable of contending with human passions unbridled by morality and religion. Avarice, ambition, revenge, or gallantry, would break the strongest cords of our Constitution as a whale goes through a net. Our Constitution was made only for a moral and religious people. It is wholly inadequate to the government of any other."