Responsibility for the timing of the second bombing was delegated to Tibbets.
Scheduled for August 11 against Kokura, the raid ...
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On this day in History, Atomic bomb dropped on Nagasaki on Aug 09, 1945. ...
are impossible, the blast having obliterated bodies and disintegrated records).
Aug 9, 2015 ... At least 74,000 people died in the Nagasaki blast or from subsequent injuries.
Some 140,000 people had died three days before in Hiroshima, ...
This tall black pillar marks the epicenter of the August 9, 1945 atomic bomb blast
, Japan. Note the origami paper doves of peace that school children have laid at the base of the pillar.
Photo © 2004 Linda Garrison, licensed to About.com, Inc.
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Feb 6, 2014 ... This silent film shows the final preparation and loading of the "Fat Man" bomb into
"Bockscar," the plane which dropped the bomb on Nagasaki.
Aug 13, 2007 ... Americas Atom bomb in nagasaki and its consequences.
Nagasaki suffered the same fate as Hiroshima in August 1945. The bombing of
Nagasaki on August 9th was the last major act of World War Two and within days
Aug 7, 2015 ... Alex Wellerstein remembers the atomic bombing of Nagasaki, Japan, the often
overlooked end to the nuclear summer of 1945, which began in ...
Nagasaki had never been subjected to large scale bombing prior to the
explosion of the atomic bomb there. On August 1st, 1945, however, a number of