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J. E. McCook

T-Plant/200 Areas

McCook worked in the 200 West Area at Hanford during the Manhattan Project.

Flernoy Allen Jones

Oak Ridge, TN

Flernoy Allen Jones was born in Holdenville, OK. He was a self-taught engineer who worked on the Manhattan Project at Oak Ridge on civilian housing.

August “Gus” Knuth

Chicago, IL

August “Gus” Knuth was a millwright and carpenter who helped construct Chicago Pile-1. He was present on December 2, 1942 when the pile went critical in the first self-sustaining chain reaction in history.

R. H. Raus

Oak Ridge, TN

R. H. Raus worked for the Union Carbide & Carbon Corporation.