Paul Warfield Tibbets, Jr. (February 23, 1915 - November 1, 2007) He was a brigadier general in the United States Air Force and the pilot of the first aircraft to drop an atomic bomb.
- "We’ve never fought a damn war anywhere in the world where they didn’t kill innocent people. If the newspapers would just cut out the shit: 'You’ve killed so many civilians.' That’s their tough luck for being there."
- Studs Terkel, 2002 
- 509th Composite Group
- Atomic Bombing of Hiroshima
- Annotated bibliography for Paul Tibbets from the Alsos Digital Library