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Yes, My Name is Enola Gay.


Enola Gay shares the story of her unusual name. Most people have heard of Enola Gay as the name of the B-52 Bomber that dropped the first American atomic bomb (code-named “Little Boy”) on Hiroshima, Japan at the end of WW2. Ten years later, when her mother was pregnant, she was at a drive-in with her husband, and the movie “Above and Beyond” featured the famous plane. Her mother was going to name her daughter Mickey or Cindy, but Enola Gay became her new choice. Thanks for sharing, Enola Gay.

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