D-Day to Berlin: Armor Camouflage and Markings of the United by Terence Wise

By Terence Wise

Photos and textual content on armor camouflage and markings of the U.S., British and German armies, June 1944 to may perhaps 1945. Contents are: the rules of Camouflage, the united states military (national identity and aerial acceptance marks, unit codes, registration numbers), The British military (national identificaiton and aerial recornition marks, unit identity symbols, unit serial numbers, tactical indicators, registration numbers) and the German military (national markings, unit symptoms, arm of carrier symbols, and tactical marks). numerous photographs, or illustrations on every one web page.

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That Conant gave equal prominence to this postwar rationale as well as to wartime military imperatives (which would become the orthodox or traditional defense for the bomb’s use) is significant, for it reflected that strong sense of fear animating him as well as many of the scientists who worked on the Manhattan Project (including Oppenheimer) of a postwar nuclear arms race and eventual nuclear World War III. S. and the Soviet Union. Some atomic scientists, Vannevar Bush, James Conant, and General Leslie Groves inspecting Hanford during the Manhattan particularly among those at Project.

The actual relationships are quite different, more complex and nuanced. They range from outright hostility, in the case of Leo Szilard, to ones of deep respect and appreciation as in the cases of Robert Oppenheimer, Richard Tolman, and many others.

The reason I became involved, years ago, and fascinated with the subject, was the extraordinary, almost apocalyptic, scope of the Project, which not only decided the outcome of the war in the Pacific, but also affected the lives of all of us. It was natural for a journalist to find myself greatly intrigued by the story of the building, in total secrecy, of the first atomic bomb. I could not understand why so little had been written and known about the fantastic obstacles surmounted during its construction and the Herculean endeavor it had required.

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