Survivor testimonies


Code VS00383
Name NAGAI Shigeo
Sex Male
Distance from hypocenter (km) 0.7km
Age at the time of bombing 19
Age at the time of recording 67
Situation Mr. Nagai was a member of the Army’s 2nd Unit. He was on the second floor of the barracks, and had gone to the window to see the plane that was getting closer when the building collapsed and he was buried in the rubble. He crawled out by himself, and fled carrying his injured superior on his shoulders.
Occupation at the time Soldier
Place of work at the time Army’s 2nd Unit


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