Item GLAWARS/3/6 - United Kingdom Warning & Monitoring Organisation (UKWMO)

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United Kingdom Warning & Monitoring Organisation (UKWMO)


  • c.1980s (Creation)

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1 booklet

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UKWMO was a British civilian organisation providing UK military and civilian authorities, in the event of war, with data about nuclear explosions and forecasts of subsequent fallout profiles across the country. It was established by the Home Office in 1957 and was disbanded in November 1992.

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  • English

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