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The Enola Gay is a Boeing B Superfortress bomber, named after Enola Gay Tibbets, the The last survivor of its crew, Theodore Van Kirk, died on 28 July at the age of . Enola Gay, flown by Captain George Marquardt's Crew B, was the weather reconnaissance aircraft for Kokura, the primary target. Enola.

The last surviving member of the team which dropped a nuclear bomb on The ground crew of the B 'Enola Gay' which atom-bombed.

There were three strike planes that flew over Hiroshima that day: the of three B- 29 Superfortresses that flew over Hiroshima, Japan, on Aug.