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A pallet of 155mm chemical artillery shells sits in its shipping crate before being unloaded during Operation Steel Box. The shells, part of a shipment of chemical munitions transported to the atoll aboard a Military Sealift Command ship, will be placed in a storage bunker until their disposal

A pallet of 155mm chemical artillery shells sits in its shipping crate before being unloaded during Operation Steel Box. The shells, part of a shipment of chemical munitions transported to the atoll aboard a Military Sealift Command ship, will be placed in a storage bunker until their disposal

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Summary

The original finding aid described this photograph as:

Subject Operation/Series: STEEL BOX

Country: Johnston Atoll

Scene Camera Operator: STAFF SGT. Val Gempis

Release Status: Released to Public
Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

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Date

01/11/1990
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Source

The U.S. National Archives
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