Wars and Conflicts, World War II, Pacific Theater, Japan, Bombing, Hiroshima (Atomic Bomb); Boeing B-29 Superfortress "Enola Gay". [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Direct vertical aerial view from a U.S. Army Air Forces reconnaissance aircraft from approximately 25,000 feet of clouds and smoke over Hiroshima, Japan, after the "Little Boy" atomic bomb was dropped on the city; August 6, 1945. [A/C number 44-86292]

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Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

Unknown

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Two-dimensional graphics

Local number

NASM-USAF-58188AC

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