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The Enola Gay, B-29 Bomber on Tinian Island, South Pacific. The Enola Gay was the airplane that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima on August 5th, 1945. Today the plane is on display in the Smithsonian Institution.


The atomic bomb that detonated over Nagasaki, Japan. Fat Man is seen on a transport carriage after assembly on Tinian Island, 1945. via reddit


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View of the atomic bomb, codenamed 'Little Boy,' as it is hoisted into the bomb bay of the B-29 Superfortress 'Enola Gay' on the North Field of Tinian airbase, North Marianas Islands, early August, 1945. The bomb was dropped on the Japanese city of Hiroshima on August 6. (Photo by PhotoQuest/Getty Images)


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Tinian Island Pass, 1945.

Tinian Island Pass, 1945. Tinian Island Pass issued by the War Department, U.S Engineer Office, to Cyril Stanley Smith. [Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombs were assembled on Tinian] military passes War Department United States, 1945. (Photo by Science & Society Picture Library/SSPL/Getty Images)


Fat Man on its transport carriage, with liquid asphalt sealant applied over the casing's seams. Tinian Island, 1945.

he U.S. Navy battleship USS New Jersey (BB-62) bombarding Tinian island, Marianas, 14-15 June 1944.

A Water Buffalo, loaded with Marines, churns through the sea bound for beaches of Tinian Island near Guam. July 1944.