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Chris Steele-Perkins
British, b. Burma 1947
Aug 11, 2015
(10 years ago Chris Steele-Perkins visited Hiroshima with writer Miyako Yamada to document the stories of Hibakusha - Japanese survivors of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. This is the twelfth of a series of posts in which we'll share their recollections of the horrifying events that occurred 70 years ago.)

Ms. Senji Yamaguchi. Born 1930. 14 years old at time of Nagasaki bombing.

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Aug 10, 2015
(10 years ago Chris Steele-Perkins visited Hiroshima with writer Miyako Yamada to document the stories of Hibakusha - Japanese survivors of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. This is the eleventh of a series of posts in which we'll share their recollections of the horrifying events that occurred 70 years ago.)

Ms. Fujie Yamada. Born 1923. 22 years old at time of Nagasaki bombing.

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Aug 7, 2015
(10 years ago Chris Steele-Perkins visited Hiroshima with writer Miyako Yamada to document the stories of Hibakusha - Japanese survivors of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. This is the tenth of a series of posts in which we'll share their recollections of the horrifying events that occurred 70 years ago.)

Dr. Tatsuichiro & Mrs. Sugako Akizuki. Born 1916 and 1918. 29 and 27 years old... More...
Aug 6, 2015
(10 years ago Chris Steele-Perkins visited Hiroshima with writer Miyako Yamada to document the stories of Hibakusha - Japanese survivors of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. This is the ninth of a series of posts in which we'll share their recollections of the horrifying events that occurred 70 years ago.)

Ms. Tsuyo Kataoka. Born 1921. 24 years old at time of Nagasaki bombing.

The Urakami... More...
Aug 5, 2015
(10 years ago Chris Steele-Perkins visited Hiroshima with writer Miyako Yamada to document the stories of Hibakusha - Japanese survivors of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
This is the eighth of a series of posts in which we'll share their recollections of the horrifying events that occurred 70 years ago.)

Mr. Sunao Kanesaki. Born 1916. 28 years old at time of Hiroshima bombing.

Sunao... More...