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Now living in Washington, D.C., this bonsai tree outlasted the atomic blast
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Honoring the 'horrifically swift' end to World War II
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Apr 28, - Of the 12 men who flew aboard the Enola Gay the day the US B Superfortress dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima 70 years ago this.
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Aug 4, - The U.S. B bomber called the “Enola Gay” had just dropped the world's first atomic bomb over the city of Hiroshima, at a site just two miles.
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