Enola Gay Nose - Autographed and Signed by Dutch VanKirk & Dick Jeppson, with Artifact, Relic
Enola Gay is a Boeing B-29 Superfortress bomber, named after Enola Gay Tibbets, mother of pilot Paul Tibbets. On August 6, 1945, during the final stages of World War II, it became the first aircraft to drop an atomic bomb as a weapon of war. The bomb, code-named "Little Boy", was targeted at the city of Hiroshima, Japan, and caused extensive destruction. Print is personally signed by Enola Gay Navigator Theodore "Dutch" Van Kirk and Weapons Test Officer Morris Jeppson. Print is matted to include a piece of B29 metal skin relic. Certificate of Authenticity included.
Dimensions (inches): 16x13x0.75, (Photograph: 8x10)