|Scope & Content||
Operation Crossroads participation card from the U.S.S. Shangri-La.
The card reads: Joint Task Force One Atomic Bomb Test ------- has participated in OPERATION CROSSROADS ordered by the Joint Chiefs of Staff to test the effect of the Atomic Bomb on naval vessels and conducted at Bikini Atoll, Marshall Islands. U.S.S. Shangri-La (Unit or Ship), Signed by Vice Admiral, U.S. Navy, Commander Joint Task Force ONE
2.5 x 3.75"
|Title||Joint Task Force One Atomic Bomb Test Card|
|Admin/Biographical History||Thomas Anthony Territo served on the U.S.S. Shangri-La, CV-38, starting in 1946. This collection was given to the museum by his daughter, Julienne T. Stewart.|
|Lexicon category||8: Communication Artifact|
|Lexicon sub-category||Documentary Artifact|