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Japanese A6M2 zero fighter on the deck of an aircraft carrier Akagi in Hitokappu Bay (island of Iturup, Kuril Islands). The picture was taken in January 1941 before the Japanese attack carrier connections into the sea to attack the American base of Pearl Harbor.
Found on the web, Paul Tibbets stands by the Enola Gay in an undisclosed location. The Enola Gay a B-29 was the first plane to drop an atomic bomb. Tibbets, his crew, and the Enola Gay dropped the bomb (Little Boy) on Hiroshima Aug 6, 1945. Three days later another bigger bomb (Fat Man) was dropped on Nagasaki. The two bombs effectively ended the war in Japan.