Paul Warfield Tibbets Jr. Dies
Man Who Dropped Atomic Bomb on Hiroshima Dies at 92
Paul Warfield Tibbets Jr., the pilot and commander of the B-29 that dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan, died Thursday, a spokesman said. He was 92.
He said Tibbets wanted to be cremated, his ashes scattered, but his family had not yet determined how he would be laid to rest.