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Growing mushroom cloud from the atomic bomb detonation in Nagasaki, Japan, 9 Aug 1945. Note the approaching shock wave that the soldiers in the foreground are apparently not yet aware of.

Caption   Growing mushroom cloud from the atomic bomb detonation in Nagasaki, Japan, 9 Aug 1945. Note the approaching shock wave that the soldiers in the foreground are apparently not yet aware of. ww2dbase
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Photos on Same Day See all photos dated 9 Aug 1945
Added By David Stubblebine
Added Date 1 Jan 2019

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WW2-Era Place Name Nagasaki, Japan
Lat/Long 32.7737, 129.8633
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