2015 AUGUST 5 <> What of the victims? Swaths of Hiroshima disappeared in a blistering flash, yet there were survivors. Here are some of the eyewitness testimonies of what took place on that terrible day in August 1945. (They have been gleaned from a number of oral history projects, all of which are easily accessible online.) <> It is said that 2,000 to 6,500 A-bomb orphans lived in Hiroshima after the war.
Little girl playing with guns left on streets of Berlin after war in 1945
Guard Dog... A steel-hatted bulldog on guard outside a block of flats in London, 1940. Photo by Fred Morley. °
"Centerville, California. This youngster is awaiting an evacuation bus. Evacuees of Japanese ancestry will be housed in War Relocation Authority centers for the duration." Dorothea Lange, 9 May 1942 日系アメリカ人の強制移住？ ドイツ系やイタリア系アメリカ人の強制移住はなかったそうなので、人種差別による強制移住であることは明白な事実である
This is maybe one of the most powerful pictures I have ever seen. The numbers on the arms are from prisoners of Nazi concentration camps. The numbers replaced their names while at the camps and they were tattooed on so that they could be easily tracked by the Germans. This is why we study history. So this never happens again.
1943 London at War - Allotments 1943 - London's residents cultivating vegetable garden in bombed ruins.