Pre-Attack Mosaic of Hiroshima

Pre-Attack Mosaic of Hiroshima American History Famous Historical Events Social Studies World War II Geography

Hiroshima was a city of about 350,000 people before the bomb was dropped.  This aerial view shows how it appeared in the spring of 1945.

Maintained at the U.S. National Archives, this photograph has the following description:

Pre-attack mosaic view of Hiroshima, Japan.  04/13/1945

Click on the image for a slightly better view.

Media Credits

Image online, courtesy U.S. National Archives.   ARC Identifier 540225.



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