PrivateLos Alamos, NM
Robert J. Valley
Robert J. Valley served as a technical sergeant in the 393rd Bombardment Squadron. He was the tail gunner of the B-29 Full House, which served as a weather reconnaissance plane on the Hiroshima bombing mission, and the backup strike plane on Iwo Jima on the Nagasaki mission.
Jack Bivans was the Assistant Flight Engineer on the “Straight Flush” B-29 crew that participated in the first Atomic bombing over Hiroshima, Japan on August 6, 1945.