Tidworth, Wiltshire. Cold War Biological Weapons Dispersion Tests 1960

Tidworth Wiltshire 2014

Early in the Cold War (between 1953-1964) a programme of Zinc Cadmium sulphide dispersion tests were conducted by the MoD to simulate biological weapons attack by communist forces.on the 29th Feb 1960 Zinc Cadmium Sulphide was sprayed over the military range adjacent to Tidworth town
Tidworth lies to the south east of Wiltshire and it has a large and active army barracks

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