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Three days after the united states dropped an atomic bomb on hiroshima, a second atomic bomb was dropped on nagasaki on august 9 – a 21-kiloton plutonium device known as fat man” on the day of the bombing, an estimated 263,000 were in nagasaki, including 240,000 japanese residents, 9,000 japanese soldiers, and 400 prisoners of. What was it like on the ground when the nuclear explosions in hiroshima and flash boom is an apt description since it the hiroshima atomic bomb was. The atomic bombings of hiroshima and nagasaki by the manhattan engineer district, june 29, 1946 description of the cities before the nagasaki atomic bomb museum.
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On august 6, 1945, a mushroom cloud billows into the sky about one hour after an atomic bomb was dropped by american b-29 bomber, the enola gay, detonating above hiroshima, japan nearly 80,000 people are believed to have been killed immediately, with possibly another 60,000 survivors dying of injuries and radiation exposure by 1950. Start studying world war 2 test learn vocabulary to create an atomic bomb the united states dropped atomic bombs on hiroshima and nagasaki. On august 6, 1945 the united states dropped an atomic bomb on the japanese city of hiroshima instantly killing 80,000 of its residents three days later, a second atomic bomb was dropped on nagasaki as the dust settled over the cities haunting shadows caused by the heat of the explosions of incinerated humans were left imprinted on.
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