A-bomb drawings


Code GE17-11
Creator Satoshi Yoshimoto
Age at the time of bombing 13
Date of the scene 1945/8/6
Distance from hypocenter (m) 4,250m
Location Koi, Kusatsu areas
Dimension (cm) 64×47
Caption A-bomb Drawings by Survivors
[Artist's comments]Excerpted
Something slimy covered my body.
After the atomic bombing, black rain fell. My whole body was covered by something slimy, like rain mixed with oil. The black clouds covering the sky filled the confused people fleeing the city with an uncanny fear.
August 6, around 11:00 a.m.
4,250m / Kogo-cho
Satoshi Yoshimoto

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