It was a just few weeks since the first and only nuclear weapon test before deployment. The Little Boy bomb had been immediately dispatched to the Pacific theatre by the USS Indianapolis. The final decision on its use had ben taken by President Truman during the Potsdam conference. - See more at: http://ww2today.com/6-august-1945-hiroshima-age-of-atomic-warfare-begins#sthash.FzAcQM49.dpuf



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