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The planned attack on Hiroshima for August 1st was postponed for a few days because of a typhoon.
Obvious choice for us, really. Collister did, however, believe it was a surefire hit — a view that drummer Malcolm Holmes did not share. After returning to the US inTibbets did test flying of development Bs.
It is now regarded as iconic, one of the signature elements of the song.