"LITTLE BOY" THE ATOMIC BOMB WHICH WAS DROPPED ON HIROSHIMA
"Little Boy" the atomic bomb that was dropped on Hiroshima August 6, 1945, is seen here in this undated handout photo. The bomb was released through the bomb bay doors of the "Enola Gay" from a height of about six miles. (UPI/File)
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