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Japanese Soldier Salvaging in Rubble

A Japanese soldier crouches in the rubble that covers four square miles in the once flourishing city of Nagasaki. The rubble was left by the explosion of a US atomic bomb August 9, 1945. Apparently the soldier seeks something to salvage. It was estimated that 26,000 Japanese died, 3,000 buildings flattened by the atomic blast. | Location: Nagasaki, Kyushu, Japan.
A Japanese soldier crouches in the rubble that covers four square miles in the once flourishing city of Nagasaki. The rubble was left by the explosion of a US atomic bomb August 9, 1945. Apparently the soldier seeks something to salvage. It was estimated that 26,000 Japanese died, 3,000 buildings flattened by the atomic blast. | Location: Nagasaki, Kyushu, Japan.
Japanese Soldier Salvaging in Rubble
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Credit:
Bettmann / Contributor
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514867022
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Bettmann
Date created:
September 14, 1945
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Bettmann
Object name:
U1024829INP
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