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Jacob Beser

Jacob Beser served as a 1st lieutenant in the 393rd Bombardment Squadron's Radar Section. He was the radar specialist aboard the Enola Gay bombing mission to Hiroshima and on Bockscar during the Nagasaki mission. He was the only person to be aboard both strike planes on both atomic bombing missions.

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