George R. Caron
Lot #236 in Auction #36, SKU:
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|Deceased Tailgunner of the 'Enola Gay', the airplane that dropped the first atomic bomb of World War II on Hiroshima, Japan. Caron was the first American to see the 'mushroom cloud' that developed after the bomb exploded and he took many of the most famous photographs of the cloud from the air. This item is an 8x10 b/w signed young portrait in his military attire. He has all but dried up on the marketplace.|
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