A-bomb drawings

Details

Code SG-0467
Creator Seigo Nishioka
Age at the time of bombing 13
Donator Seigo Nishioka
Date of the scene 1945/8/6
Distance from hypocenter (m) 2,000
Location Kokutaiji, Senda areas
Dimension (cm) 29.7×42
Caption “A-bomb experience of a 13-year-old boy”
Artist: Seigo Nishioka
When I was entering the school gate, I faintly heard the roaring sound of a B29, a U.S. military bomber. I looked up at the sky thinking, “That's funny, the warning was canceled...,” but I didn't see any airplane tracks.

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