Survivor testimonies


Code VS10142
Name KAN Munhi
Sex Male
Distance from hypocenter (km) 4.6km
Age at the time of bombing 26
Age at the time of recording 68
Situation 26 years old at the time.Mr. Kan was at Mitsubishi Shipyard, 4.6km from the hypocenter, at the time of the bombing. He currently runs a yakiniku (grilled meat) restaurant, and spoke of his experience as a Korean a-bomb survivor for the first time in the testimonial video. It is said that there were over 80,000 people who had come from the Korean Peninsula in Hiroshima at the time. Mr. Kan came to Hiroshima when he was 10 years old, brought by his parents with the support of a person in Hiroshima who was a distant relative.
Occupation at the time Company employee
Place of work at the time Mitsubishi Shipyard
Notes Dubbed in English


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