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Destroyed Fire Trucks in Hiroshima, Japan

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4x5 inches (10x13 cm)
Black & White

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Fire trucks in Hiroshima, Japan sit side by side, destroyed by the atomic bomb which fell two months ago. In the foreground is a concrete water cask. The standing trees have no remaining leaves. From Basil Rice.
October 1945