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The Enola Gay Drops the Bomb | siliconvalleygrows.com

After the conclusion of World War II in , the relations between Japan and the US worsened, especially after Japan forces decided to take an aim at Indochina with the intention of capturing the oil-rich areas of the East Indies. It was to spare the Japanese public from utter destruction that the ultimatum of July 26 was issued at Potsdam. If they do not now acknowledge our terms they may expect a rain of ruin from the air. But there are other theories. The US Strategic Bombing Survey of notes that the bomb, which had exploded slightly northwest of the centre of the city, killed over 80, people and injured as many.

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It exploded with approximately 15 kilotons of force above the city of ,, causing a shockwave of destruction and a fireball with temperatures as hot as the sun. Kimura Yoshihiro, in third grade at the time, saw the bomb fall from the plane. Those at the epicenter of the blast were vaporized instantly. Others suffered horrific burns or were crushed by falling buildings. Hundreds threw themselves into the nearby river to escape the fires that burned throughout the city.
On 6 August , during the final stages of World War II, it became the first aircraft to drop an atomic bomb. The bomb, code-named "Little Boy", was targeted at the city of Hiroshima, Japan, and caused unprecedented destruction. Enola Gay participated in the second atomic attack as the weather reconnaissance aircraft for the primary target of Kokura. Clouds and drifting smoke resulted in Nagasaki being bombed instead. It was flown to Kwajalein for the Operation Crossroads nuclear tests in the Pacific, but was not chosen to make the test drop at Bikini Atoll.