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July 26, 1945, President Truman and Allied leaders issued the Potsdam Declaration outlining a surrender for Japan. Without a surrender, the Allies would attack Japan. The US dropped the atomic bomb on Hiroshima on August 6 and Nagasaki on August 9.
Within the first two to four months of the bombings, the acute effects killed 90,000–166,000 people in Hiroshima and 60,000–80,000 in Nagasaki.

Atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki - Wikipedia

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The United States dropped nuclear weapons on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki on August 6 and 9, 1945, respectively, during the final stage of ...

Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki - World War II - HISTORY.com

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Jun 5, 2014 ... Hiroshima. On August 6, 1945, the United States dropped its first atomic bomb on the city of Hiroshima. The bomb was known as "Little Boy", ...

A Photo-Essay on the Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki - English

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Hiroshima. Hiroshima, Japanese city, situated some 8M km. (500 mi.) from Tokyo, on which the first operational atomic bomb was dropped at 0815 on 6 August ...

Why did the U.S. bomb Hiroshima? - CNNPolitics.com - CNN.com

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May 27, 2016 ... Less than a month later, atomic bombs were dropped on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. The devastation led to Japan's ...

Hiroshima & Nagasaki Atom Bombs - Atom Central

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The Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Hiroshima & Nagasaki Explosions. Since 1941, when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor, the forces of the United ...

Avalon Project - The Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

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Hiroshima was the primary target of the first atomic bomb mission. The mission went smoothly in every respect. The weather was good, and the crew and ...

The bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

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On August 6, 1945 the US dropped an atomic bomb ("Little Boy") on Hiroshima in Japan. Three days later a second atomic bomb ("Fat Man") was dropped on ...

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Aug 6, 2011 ... Footage from the air of atomic bomb blasts in Hiroshima, then Nagasaki (Japan) in 1945. This effectively ended the War in the Pacific.