Photo Courtesy of John Jardine

Returning to WSMR 45 years later,

John G. Jardine

Former Member of Battery A, 1st Missile Battalion, 333rd Artillery,

40th Artillery Group (Redstone)

at Missile Park, WSMR, New Mexico

June 2005


John was a member of the Firing Section during the Redstone Missile launch conducted by Battery A at WSMR in March 1960.

The unit designation at that time was Battery A, 217th Field Artillery Missile Battalion,

40th Artillery Group (Redstone).