Detonation of explosives near USS Atlanta (IX-304), Operation Sailor Hat, shot Charlie, 1965



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Description Operation "Sailor Hat", 1965. 500-ton TNT explosive charge is detonated in Shot "Charlie", April 1965. This was the second of three Operation "Sailor Hat" test explosions conducted on Kahoolawe Island, Hawaii, in February-June 1965. USS Atlanta (IX-304) is moored to the left of the blast, with her bow pointing to the left.
Date April 1965(1965-04)
Source Naval Historical Center
Author US Navy Employee
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