Lot #322
Enola Gay: Dutch Van Kirk

This lot has closed

Estimate: $200+

Description

Photocopy of "Special Orders No. 277," one page both sides, 8.5 x 11, signed in the margin in black ballpoint, "Dutch Van Kirk, Navigator, Enola Gay, 6 Aug. 1945." Originally given on October 4, 1944, these orders assigned Captain Van Kirk to Wendover Field, Utah, for the "Silver Plate Project," the codename for the pilot and crew training program for the atomic bomb missions. In fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts
  • Dates: #600 - Ended January 13, 2021





This item is Pre-Certified by PSA/DNA
Buy a third-party letter of authenticity for $25.00

*This item has been pre-certified by a trusted third-party authentication service, and by placing a bid on this item, you agree to accept the opinion of this authentication service. If you wish to have an opinion rendered by a different authenticator of your choosing, you must do so prior to your placing of any bid. RR Auction is not responsible for differing opinions submitted 30 days after the date of the sale.