evgeniirudnyi (evgeniirudnyi) wrote,
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Ground Observer Corps

“Like hundred of thousands of young people in the early 1950s, Nancy volunteered with the Ground Observer Corps, watching the skies for Russian bombers. Because radar systems could not track airplanes flying under 4,000 feet, volunteer clubs were tasked by civil defense agencies to monitor the night skies, especially in states that bordered oceans."

More: http://blog.rudnyi.ru/2013/06/ground-observer-corps.html
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