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Survivor Testimonies

ID Code VS00110
Sex Male
Distance from the Hypocenter 1200m
Age at the Time 6
Age at the time of recording 49
Situation 6 years old at the time.He was in Funairinaka-cho 1.2km from the hypocenter when the bomb was dropped. At the time he was a student at Kanzaki National Elementary School and was on his way to school in the morning when he was exposed to the flash of light. He lost his father, older sister and younger brother in the bombing. As a cartoonist, he published ‘Struck by Black Rain’ in 1968, and five years later gained great popularity for his series ‘Barefoot Gen’, based on his own experience and published in a popular youth magazine.
Occupation at the Time Student
Place of work at the time Kanzaki National Elementary School
SubtitlesHow to turn on English subtitles Japanese, English
Release Date 1988/08/01
Keyword student;donor;artist / A-bomb drawings

ダイジェスト(字幕有)/Digest [Eng Sub]


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