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Project Alberta, juga dikenal sebagai Project A, adalah sebuah bagian dari Proyek Manhattan yang membantu pengiriman senjata-senjata nuklir pertama dalam serangan bom atom Hiroshima dan Nagasaki pada Perang Dunia II.

Project Alberta
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Foto kelompok Project Alberta di Tinian
AktifMarch – September 1945
Negara Amerika Serikat
 Britania Raya
CabangArmy Corps of Engineers
PeralatanLittle Boy, Fat Man, dan bom labu
Pertempuran
Komandan tempur
Tokoh berjasaWilliam S. Parsons

Project Alberta dibentuk pada Maret 1945, dan terdiri dari 51 personil sipil, AL dan AD Amerika Serikat, termasuk satu ilmuwan Inggris.

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