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fat man


Fat Man

Fat Man was the atomic bomb that was dropped, and
following a 43-second duration free fall, exploded
above Nagasaki at 11:02 local time, August 9, 1945,
at an altitude of about 1,650 feet (500 m).
The bomb was carried by B-29 Bockscar. An estimated
40,000 people were killed outright by the bombing.


Oil on fabric mounted on plywood, 12 x 26" (30 x 67 cm), 2014