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Some weeks after the Nagasaki bombing, Yank Magazine editor Joe McCarthy observed the charred turf from the nose of a U.S. B-17 bomber circling high overhead and filed the attached article concerning all that he saw:

"The destruction of Nagasaki looks nothing like the debris in Cassino or Leghorn. The strange thing here is the utter absence of rubble. You can see a couple of square miles of reddish-brown desolation with nothing left but the outlines of houses, a bit of wall here and half a chimney there. In this area you will see a road, and the road will be completely clean. It is too soon after the bombing for the Japs to have done any cleaning of the roads and you can't see a single brick or pile of broken plaster or lumber on any street or sidewalk in town."

Click here to read about Hiroshima.

Click here to read about President Harry Truman...

After Nagasaki, Japan surrendered - but there was a lapse of fifteen hours before the Japanese heard that their declaration had been accepted...

What was this evening tabloid called PM - click here to find out...

       *Watch a Film Clip of the August 9, 1945 atomic blast over Nagasaki*

Above Nagasaki (Yank Magazine, 1945)

Above Nagasaki (Yank Magazine, 1945)

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