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English: At the time this photo was made, smoke billowed 20,000 feet above Hiroshima while smoke from the burst of the first atomic bomb had spread over 10,000 feet on the target at the base of the rising column. Six planes of the 509th Composite Group, participated in this mission; one to carry the bomb Enola Gay, one to take scientific measurements of the blast The Great Artiste, the third to take photographs Necessary Evil the others flew approximately an hour ahead to act as weather scouts, 08/06/1945. Bad weather would disqualify a target as the scientists insisted on a visual delivery, the primary target was Hiroshima, secondary was Kokura, and tertiary was Nagasaki.
العربية: اليوم السادس من اغسطس سنة 1945 في هيروشيما
中文: 廣島原爆所產生的蕈狀雲

zh:第二次世界大戰末期的 zh:1945年 zh:8月5日,美國空軍在 zh:日本 zh:廣島上空投下了人類史上第一顆用於實戰的 zh:核子武器——一顆綽號「 小男孩」的一萬三千噸等級鈾原子彈,造成數千尺高的驚人 zh:蕈狀雲。


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Date 6 August 1945
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Author Enola Gay Tail Gunner S/Sgt. George R. (Bob) Caron


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