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“Voice of Hibakusha”
SD, 22min 41sec, in Japanese with English Subititles
Nagasaki Hibakusha: Ms Chiyono YONEDA

The first atomic bomb was dropped in Hiroshima on August 6th, 1945.
Three days later, the second atomic bomb exploded in Nagasaki Japan at 11:02 AM.
Ms. YONEDA was 19 years old.

She was chatting with her friends on a rice field path when the atomic bomb exploded.
They were at 1 km (0.6mile) from Ground Zero.

Interview Date: October 1st 2008
Interviewer & Videographer: Mr. Akihito ITO
English Translation & Subtitled by Cinema Forum Fukushima