Hiroshima, 6th August 1945
Today marks the 65th anniversary of the dropping of the Atomic Bomb on Hiroshima. Whether you agree with the decision or not, the facts were there: Hiroshima was an important army and navy base. Of…
A-Bomb Dome［Worldheritage］Lantern Floating Ceremony
Taken in August 6 2011. Peace Memorial Day. Peace Message Lantern Floating Ceremony. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hiroshima_Peace_Memorial_Park Camera : Pentax K-5 Lens: smc PENTAX-DA☆16-50㎜F2.8ED AL ［IF］SDM
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The Mushroom Cloud - This photograph of the atomic cloud was taken from the entrance to Mikumarikyo Gorge by Seiso Yamada. It was taken two minutes after the atomic bomb exploded. Photograph by Seiso Yamada on August 6, 1945
Hiroshima, 64 years ago
Tomorrow, August 6th, marks 64 years since the atomic bombing of Hiroshima, Japan by the United States at the end of World War II. Targeted for military reasons and for its terrain (flat for easier assessment of the aftermath), Hiroshima was home to approximately 250,000 people at the time of the bombing. The U.S. B-29 Superfortress bomber "Enola Gay" took off from Tinian Island very early on the morning of August 6th, carrying a single 4,000 kg (8,900 lb) uranium bomb codenamed "Little…
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