|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Fri, 27 May 2011 16:36:43 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] RADIATION, HEALTH: Oregon atomic veteran|
Keizer vet survived nuke testing By JASON COX and ERIC A. HOWALD Keizer Times (OR) May 27, 2010When he was a child in Wakefield, Kan., Lowell Gunselman's father often told him, "Live an adventurous life and you'll never have to tell a lie because you'll always have the truth to talk about."
In his 77 years, Gunselman has done his best to live by those words.It's no small irony then that he’s spent the past two years trying to set the record straight about his experiences in the in the U.S. Navy. "We were just guinea pigs," Gunselman said. "didn't find that out until a year ago last September that it was classified as a human radiation experiment. I cried, I was so angry. When you take into consideration all the things that happened in Nevada and New Mexico, and all those guys are dead - from the early testing that was done on land - it really is a sad scenario.'
... For the entire article, see http://keizertimes.com/?p=7789 -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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