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How The Last Surviving Member Of The Enola Gay Justified Dropping The ...

Theodore "Dutch" Van Kirk talks about the flight of the Enola Gay at his home in Stone Mountain, Georgia in July 2005.

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Related Topix: Dekalb County, GA, Stone Mountain, GA, World News, Japan, US Military, US Air Force

Wed Jul 30, 2014

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Last crew member that dropped atomic bomb on Hiroshima dies

Last crew member who dropped atomic bomb on Hiroshima dies The last member of the Enola Gay crew, a Georgia man who lived in Stone Mountain, has passed away.

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Related Topix: World News, Japan, Dekalb County, GA, Stone Mountain, GA, Science / Technology, Space

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Last crew member of Enola Gay dies in Georgia

In this May 21, 2009 file photo, Theodore "Dutch'' VanKirk visits a veteran's group at the Golden Corral in Macon, Ga.

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Related Topix: Georgia, Macon, GA, Bibb County, GA, Oceania, Northern Mariana Islands, World News, Japan, Dekalb County, GA, Stone Mountain, GA

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Free Republic

Last surviving Enola Gay crewman dies in Stone Mountain

The last surviving crewman of the Enola Gay, the B-29 that dropped the atomic bomb over Hiroshima, died overnight at his Stone Mountain home.

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CNN

Last Enola Gay crewman dies

Nearly 69 years ago, Theodore "Dutch" Van Kirk navigated a U.S. B-29 Superfortress called the Enola Gay over Hiroshima, Japan, on a sunny August day.

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Switched

Last Surviving Member Of Crew That Dropped Atomic Bomb On Hiroshima Dies

The restored Enola Gay, the Boeing B-29 Superfortress airplane used to drop the first atomic bomb in combat 06 August 1945 on Hiroshima, Japan, is seen on display at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, the Smithsonian's new addition to the National Air and Space Museum, 25 March, 2006 in Chantilly, Virginia.

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Related Topix: World News, Japan, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing B-29 Superfortress, Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Chantilly, VA

New York Daily News

Last crew member of Enola Gay dies

Capt. Theodore VanKirk is seen here with the rest of his crew wen they return from the mission over Hiroshima, Japan, on Aug. 6, 1945.

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CBS Local

Japanese Retailer UNIQLO To Open Michigan Avenue Store In Chicago

Five years after opening its first U.S. store in New York City, Japanese retailer UNIQLO announced on Tuesday that it will be opening a flagship store on the Magnificent Mile.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Indianapolis Star

Secret USS Indianapolis photos unveiled to survivors

Secret USS Indianapolis photos unveiled to survivors A previously unpublished collection of USS Indianapolis photos was unveiled at the survivors reunion in Indianapolis.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Armonk Daily Voice

Planting Art: New Arrivals In The Marian & Hans Kretsch Meditation Gardens

During the construction of Ann's Place, one of oncologist Dr. Marc Rappaport's patients, a Realtor who was fighting breast cancer, spoke to him about a property she was brokering in Greenburgh, New York.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Amarillo.com

Atomic relic moves to Pampa

Workers push an inert B53 nuclear bomb casing to its new home at Pampa's Freedom Museum on Wednesday.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

MindaNews

COMMENT: BBL Concerns: Little, Nothing or Big?

Through intensive and extensive information campaign from the signing of the Framework Agreement on Bangsamoro to the signing of the Comprehensive Agreement on Bangsamoro , the Moros most especially have been informed about the agreements between Government and Moro Islamic Liberation Front .

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WTVC

Y-12 plant to keep protesters at a distance

When protesters show up at the Y-12 nuclear weapons plant in Oak Ridge on Aug. 6, facility security won't be as hospitable as in the past.

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WTVF Nashville

Y-12 Plant To Keep Protesters At A Distance

When protesters show up at the Y-12 nuclear weapons plant in Oak Ridge on August 6, facility security won't be as hospitable as in the past.

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WTVC

Here is the latest Tennessee news from The Associated Press

A one-time youth pastor from Shelbyville has been sentenced to three years and four months in federal prison for possessing child pornography.

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Sun-Star

Malacanang hopes for meeting of minds on Bangsamoro bill during Aquino, Murad meeting

MALACANANG expressed Tuesday hope that the meeting between President Benigno Aquino III and Moro Islamic Liberation Front chairman Al Haj Murad Ebrahim could help in resolving issues on the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law .

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Knoxville News Sentinel

Y-12 keeps the fence, removes the welcome mat

A new temporary security fence is pictured Monday, April 1, 2013, at the Y-12 nuclear weapons plant in Oak Ridge.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Japan Times

Yabusame Archers of the Lonely Chugoku Mountains

Is that a man fishing from a bridge? A couple leaning against a railing? A whole family in a field? Some are dressed in kimono or peasant costumes, others are in jeans; they're all so lifelike we almost stopped to ask one for directions.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Art Daily

Japanese calligraphy and paintings on view at The Hudgens

The Hudgens Center for the Arts in Duluth announces their newest exhibition, Hiroshima International: Japanese Calligraphy and Paintings, which is now on view.

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Autoblog

2015 Mazda2 revealed ahead of Paris debut [w/videos]

Small cars may be big business, but the world's automakers don't seem to be in any particular rush to keep them fresh.

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