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Hiroshima - Grievous Injuries and Death

Photograph taken at Hiroshima depicting the cremation of bombing victims

When the atomic bomb exploded 1,870 feet above Hiroshima, thousands of people were instantly killed.  Some were vaporized; others left remains.  Buildings were massively damaged or totally wiped-out.

This scene depicts remains which are about to be cremated.


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Image online, courtesy Hiroshima Peace Institute.

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