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Koda Catalog Number:  
DVD Number: 5
Slide Number: 00159
Image Location: 58 11
Tail Number: 461671
Plane Type: B-29
Picture Type: Nose Art
Info on Slide: 03/01/59
Unit Info: 509BG
Name: The Great Artiste
Description: A famous plane from infamous raids in history! Here is the nose of 'The Great Artiste' serial 44-61671 - 509th BG, who accompanied both B29s that dropped the A-bombs on Hiroshima & Nagasaki in Aug '45.
Photographer: Teed, Wallas, via Smith, Frank
Nationality: American
Location: Tinian Island
Year: 1945
Davids Number:  
Image Path: /Galley 1
Record Notes:

03/08/2011 9:22 pm
This photo was actually taken on Tinian by R. Wallace Teed . . . Frank Smith probably had it in his collection.