Air Force to the Smithsonian Institution on 4 July Tibbets IV. Retrieved 17 May Retrieved 5 June He is best known as the pilot who flew the B Superfortress known as the Enola Gay named after his mother when it dropped Little Boythe first of two atomic bombs used in warfare, on the Japanese city of Hiroshima.
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Lehigh University. He felt that allowing married men in the group to bring their families would improve morale, although it put a strain on his own marriage. Peter Lang Publishing. Retrieved 19 February
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