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Sled Track Facility

ice horses Argo and Peer


go at basecamp. un
it arr ived from Los Alamos at t
he site on Dec. 3

0, 1944. The unit set up security checkpoints around the area and had plans to use horses to ride patrol. According to Davis the distances were too great so they resorted to jeeps and trucks for transportation. The horses were sometimes used for polo, however Davis said Capt. Howard Bush, base camp commander, somehow got the men real polo equipment to pl

ay with but they preferred brooms and a soccer ball. Other
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