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Bocks Car
 
The Plane That Flew the Nagasaki Mission
 
Historic Printed Photograph Signed
 
 

Bocks Car. The Plane that flew the Nagasaki Mission. Historic Printed Photograph Signed. A beautiful color photograph of the B-29 that carried out the mission on Nagasaki (August 9, 1945). An 8 in. by 10 in., oblong, color photo showing the nose of Bock's Car. Signed by seven members of the crew c. early 1990's. Signed clockwise from upper left: "M/SGT John D. Kuharek Flight Engineer 'Bocks Car' Aug 9, 1945" "Major Charles Sweeney Airplane Commander Bocks Car Aug 9, 1945" "Sgt. Ray Gallagher asst. Flt. Engineer BocksCar Aug. 9, 1945" "Frederick J Ashworth Commander U.S. Navy 'Weaponer' -BocksCar Nagasaki -9 Aug 1945" "Bob Haider A&E Mechanic" "Capt. CD Albury - Pilot Bockscar Nagasaki -9 Aug 1945" "Lt. Fred J. Olivi Co-Pilot". The photograph of the plane was reproduced from the original slides taken on Tinian Island sometime in late August 1945, early September 1945, by the engineering officer of the 509th, Carl Garner. Overall, In fine condition.
 
Price: $795
 
 

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