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 Air Force veteran Barry Grimm, who worked with special weapons during his military career, examines an exhibit with reproductions of the “Fat man” and “Little Boy” atomic bombs along with the B-29 bomber “Bockscar,” which delivered a nuclear device to the Japanese city of Nagasaki, effectively bringing World War II to an end. Grimm was one of many local veterans and their families who took a pair of buses to National Museum of the USAF at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base last week.