Drone ground beepers, 1945-1946


Drone ground beepers, 1945-1946
Drone ground beepers, 1945-1946
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Creator: Perry M. Thomas
Subjects: World War II
Description: Drone operators or "beepers" stand with a jeep on a raised platform watch drone air planes fly over head. 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: A005125
Collection Number: 00227
Language: English
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Contributing Institution: University Archives & Historical Collections
Relation: Perry M. Thomas collection
Contributor: MSU Archives and Historical Collections
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