RichardsGoldstein http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/5854/all en Enola Gay Commander Dies - Times Cited Anti-War "Controversy" http://www.mrc.org/articles/enola-gay-commander-dies-times-cited-anti-war-controversy <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The commander of the Enola Gay died, and the obituary writer for Paul Tibbets couldn&#039;t resist injecting historical revisionism, including criticism from a Communist newspaper in India. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt">Paul W. Tibbets Jr., who commanded the B-29 bomber Enola Gay that dropped the atom bomb on Hiroshima to hasten the end of World War II, died Thursday at the age of 92. </p><br /> <p style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/enola-gay-commander-dies-times-cited-anti-war-controversy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch AtomBomb EnolaGay NewYorkTimes NuclearWeapons NYTimes Obituaries PaulW.TibbetsJr. RichardsGoldstein TimesWatch TimesWatch.org WorldWarII Fri, 02 Nov 2007 17:12:00 +0000 admin 5850 at http://www.mrc.org