Nuclear Museum Logo
Nuclear Museum Logo

National Museum of Nuclear Science & History

W. D. Bales

Project StaffOak Ridge, TN

Manhattan Project VeteranProject Worker/Staff
The Chapel on the Hill in Oak Ridge

W. D. Bales worked for the Southern Bell Telephone Company.

Related Profiles

P. Richards

Hanford, WA

Oscar J. Thigpen

Tinian Island

Oscar J. Thigpen served as a corporal in the 393rd Bombardment Squadron. He was a member of the ground crew regularly assigned to the B-29 Top Secret.

P. L. Garinger, Jr.

Tinian Island

P. L. Garinger, Jr. served in the 390th Air Service Group. 

Claude C. Gilliam

Tinian Island

Claude C. Gilliam served as a corporal in the 393rd Bombardment Squadron. He was a member of the ground crew regularly assigned to the B-29 The Great Artiste.