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ĎIf I live a hundred years, Iíll never quite get these few minutes out of my mindí: Letter from pilot who dropped atomic bomb on Hiroshima reveals how he was 'dumbstruck' by the sight of its destructive power

Tariq Tahir

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  • Captain Robert Lewis was co-pilot of the B-29 bomber named 'Enola Gay'
  • Unofficial contemporary account of the mission is going on sale in New York 
  • Lewis gave detailed account of the mission and disguised it as a letter to parents
  • He talks about the effect seeing the bomb and contemplates the death it caused

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