Enola gay010

Enola Gay Crew Autographs

$380.00

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Product Description

On August 6, 1945, during the last actions of World War II the first atomic bomb was dropped on the city of Hiroshima, Japan.  The bomb was dropped from a Boeing B-29 Superfortress bomber called ‘Enola Gay’.  When the dust had cleared the city of Hiroshima had been extensively devastated with the loss of many lives.

This is a clipped magazine page with the signatures of some of the crew that was aboard ‘Enola Gay’ that day. Item measurements 19.3 x 15 cm

Signatures include;

Colonel Paul W. Tibbets, Jr.
(1915-2007) – Pilot and Aircraft commander

Major Thomas Ferebee (1918–2000)
– Bombardier

Captain Theodore
“Dutch” Van Kirk (1921-) – Navigator

Second Lieutenant Morris R.
Jeppson (1922–2010) – Assistant Weapons Officer

Technical Sergeant George R.
“Bob” Caron (1919-1995) – Tail Gunner

Private First Class Richard H.
Nelson (1925-2003) – VHF Radio Operator

Additional Information

Weight 280 g
Dimensions 30 x 21 x 2 mm