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View of the front of a drone mother ship, 1945-1946

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View of the front of a drone mother ship, 1945-1946
View of the front of a drone mother ship, 1945-1946
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Creator: Perry M. Thomas
Subjects: World War II
Description: A view of the front of a drone airplane in a hangar. A man is on top of the airplane doing maintenance. A sign on the airplane reads "MOTHER SHIP." There is also a decoration of a mushroom cloud on the side of the plane. Drones in Operation Crossroads were controlled both from the ground as well as from an airplane called the mother ship.
Date: 1940-1949
Format: Image/jpg
Original Format: Black and white photograph
Resource Identifier: A005124
Collection Number: 00227
Language: English
Rights Management: Educational use only, no other permissions given. Copyright to this resource is held by Michigan State University and is provided here for educational purposes only. It may not be reproduced or distributed in any format without written permission of the University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.
Contributing Institution: University Archives & Historical Collections
Relation: Perry M. Thomas collection
Contributor: MSU Archives and Historical Collections
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