A-bomb drawings


Code SG-0418
Creator Katsuko MIYAMA
Age at the time of bombing 19
Donator Motohisa IMAISHI
Date of the scene 1945/8/6
Distance from hypocenter (m) 1700
Location Kokutaiji, Senda areas
Dimension (cm) 27×38
Caption My older brother's burns
Drawn by Katsuko Miyama Donated by Motohisa Imaishi
August 6, 1945, around 11:00 am
Approx. 1,700m from the hypocenter Minami-ohashi Bridge
Notes from the artist:
Near Minami-ohashi Bridge, a neighbor brought some oil for us, so using the palm of my hand I lightly applied it to my older brother's back, but since there were so many people in need I wasn't able to apply very much.

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