A-bomb drawings


Code NG415-01
Creator TAKAHARA Yoshio
Age at the time of bombing 34
Date of the scene 1945/8/6
Distance from hypocenter (m) 650m
Location Peace Memorial Park vicinity
Dimension (cm) 38×54
Caption A-bomb Drawings by Survivors
[Artist's comments]Summarized
Surging into the river
Streets filled with roof tiles and pieces of wood were impassable, so everyone headed to the river. Some died and were swept away.
August 6
650m / near Honkawa River
Yoshio Takahara

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