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A-bomb Artifacts

ID Code 2101-0890
Artifact Name Choshi (sake bottle) with glass fragments adhered to it
Receiving Date 2016/9/29
Size (W×H×D) (mm)
Distance from the Hypocenter(m) 1,500
Number 1
Location Kokutaiji, Senda areas
Description Choshi (sake flask) with pieces of glass attached to it
Donor: Fumiko Takatsuchi
Minami-takeya-cho, 1500m from the hypocenter
It was recovered from the burned ruins of the home of Mr. Kazuso Takatsuchi (53 years old at the time). Kazuso was safe, but his granddaughter Kyoko (4 years old at the time)was exposed to the bombing at home and passed away on September 1st.


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